[Functional disorders after deep rectum resection: is pouch formation recommended?].

Abstract

After low colo-rectal or colo-anal anastomosis there is in 25% a degree of urgency and increased bowel movements. In order to improve the reservoir continence the construction of a J-shaped colonic pouch seems reasonable. We have operated 5 patients with the new technique and worked up our preliminary results in connection with a literature overview… (More)

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@article{Mennigen1992FunctionalDA, title={[Functional disorders after deep rectum resection: is pouch formation recommended?].}, author={Rudolph Mennigen and Lennart K{\"o}hler and Hans Troidl}, journal={Leber, Magen, Darm}, year={1992}, volume={22 2}, pages={71-2, 75-7} }