Restorative proctocolectomy: one surgeon's experience of a now routine procedure in a district general hospital.

@article{Mukhtar2002RestorativePO,
  title={Restorative proctocolectomy: one surgeon's experience of a now routine procedure in a district general hospital.},
  author={Hasan Mukhtar and Agnieszka Zak and Andrew R. Berry},
  journal={Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh},
  year={2002},
  volume={47 1},
  pages={
          400-6
        }
}
Restorative proctocolectomy is now the operation of choice for the definitive management of ulcerative colitis and familial adenomatous polyposis coli. The aim of this review is to evaluate clinical and functional results of the first fifty patients treated with restorative proctocolectomy over a period of seven years. A total of 50 patients (28 males, 22 females) underwent restorative proctocolectomy over a period of seven years in our district general hospital. A retrospective analysis of… CONTINUE READING