Martius advancement flap for low rectovaginal fistula: short- and long-term results.

@article{Pitel2011MartiusAF,
  title={Martius advancement flap for low rectovaginal fistula: short- and long-term results.},
  author={Sophie Pitel and Jeremie H Lefevre and Yann R Parc and Najim Chafai and Conor J. Shields and Emmanuel Tiret},
  journal={Colorectal disease : the official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 6},
  pages={e112-5}
}
AIM Many surgical approaches have been described for the treatment of low rectovaginal fistulae (LRVF); however, all are associated with a high recurrence rate and a poor function. The Martius flap technique was first described in 1928 and has since been modified for the treatment of LRVF. The aims of this study were to evaluate the short- and long-term results of the Martius flap procedure. METHOD Twenty patients who underwent the Martius flap procedure between 2000 and 2010 were… CONTINUE READING

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