[Perineal eventration after amputation of the rectum. Apropos of 3 cases].

@article{Etienne1988PerinealEA,
  title={[Perineal eventration after amputation of the rectum. Apropos of 3 cases].},
  author={J C Etienne and J. L. Bouillot and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Alexandre},
  journal={Journal de chirurgie},
  year={1988},
  volume={125 2},
  pages={75-80}
}
Three cases of perineal eventration after amputation of rectum are reported. Defined as the issue of intraperitoneal contents at the perineum secondary to surgery, perineal eventration occurs after 1% of abdominoperineal amputations, more frequently in women. Predisposing factors are a wide pelvis, extensive excision of levator muscles, hysterectomy… CONTINUE READING