Chronic diarrhoea following surgery for colon cancer—frequency, causes and treatment options

@article{Yde2018ChronicDF,
  title={Chronic diarrhoea following surgery for colon cancer—frequency, causes and treatment options},
  author={Jonathan Yde and Helene Mathilde Larsen and S{\o}ren Laurberg and Klaus Krogh and Hanne B. Moeller},
  journal={International Journal of Colorectal Disease},
  year={2018},
  volume={33},
  pages={683-694}
}
PurposeThe growing population of survivors after colon cancer warrants increased attention to the long-term outcome of surgical treatment. The change in bowel anatomy after resection disrupts normal gastrointestinal function and may cause symptoms. Thus, many patients surviving colon cancer have to cope with bowel dysfunction for the rest of their lives. We here aim to provide an overview of the literature on this topic.MethodsWe review long-term functional outcomes of surgical treatment for… 

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