[Gunshot wounds of rectum].

  title={[Gunshot wounds of rectum].},
  author={A K Revskoĭ and E A Voĭnovskiĭ and V M Klipak},
The experience of treatment of 73 wounded with gunshot injuries of the rectum is reviewed. Classification of gunshot injuries of the rectum is proposed which permits to choose rational surgical policy depending on the location of the rectal injury is proposed. Terms of closing colostomas in remote periods after operation were determined. The authors believe that because of the complicated anatomo-topographic characteristics of the rectum and frequency of the combined injuries it is advisable to… CONTINUE READING