Clinical Relevance of a Grading System for Anastomotic Leakage After Low Anterior Resection: Analysis From a National Cohort Database.

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BACKGROUND Anastomotic leakage is a severe complication after low anterior resection for rectal cancer. With a global increase in registration initiatives, adapting uniform definitions and grading systems is highly relevant. OBJECTIVE This study aimed to provide clinical parameters to categorize anastomotic leakage into subcategories according to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000800

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