Abdominal rectopexy for complete rectal prolapse: preliminary results of a new technique

Abstract

Although the technique for the surgical repair of rectal prolapse has advanced over the years, no ideal procedure has been found. We aim to test a new surgical procedure for abdominal rectopexy that uses the greater omentum to support the rectum below the rectopexy, to reconstruct the anorectal angle and dispense with the need for synthetic mesh, thus… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00384-004-0650-0

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