New “sutureless” technique of ileostomy and colostomy

Abstract

Brooke ileostomy and colostomy are associated with infection in the stomal and/or main wounds, leading to complications. The source of infection is feces from the open lumen. The objective of the present study was to find a way to prevent infection and subsequent complications. It was started in 1986 by serendipity after discovery that if wound… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00464-007-9194-z

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@article{Phadke2007NewT, title={New “sutureless” technique of ileostomy and colostomy}, author={Manju Phadke and Lewis H Stocks and Y. G. Phadke}, journal={Surgical Endoscopy}, year={2007}, volume={21}, pages={1904-1904} }