[Anastomosis of the cecum and anus preserving the ileocecal valve through the rectal muscular cuff for benign colorectal diseases].

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of anastomosis of the cecum and anus preserving the ileocecal valve through the rectal muscular cuff in the treatment of benign colorectal diseases. METHODS Eight cases including 5 ulcerative colitis and 3 familial adenomatous polyposis treated with this surgical procedure between 1990 to 2000 were retrospectively reviewed… CONTINUE READING