147. Ivalon-Sponge-Implantation zur Behandlung des Rectumprolapses

Of the many types of operations for treatment of rectal prolapse, Ivalon sponge implantation shows good results. The rate of recurrence is leB than 3 % in a large series. The procedure, inaugurated by Wells, consists of implantation a polyvinyl-alcohol sponge, which is implanted transperitoneally from behind the mobilized rectum, placed partially around the… CONTINUE READING