Restorative proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in 203 patients: the Auckland experience.

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BACKGROUND Restorative proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA) has become an established operation for patients with ulcerative colitis and familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP). The results of a 15-year experience with IPAA are reported. METHODS Between September 1982 and June 1997, 203 patients had IPAA surgery. From a review of the… (More)

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@article{Neilly1999RestorativePW, title={Restorative proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in 203 patients: the Auckland experience.}, author={P. J. D. Neilly and Mischell E Neill and Graham L. Hill}, journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of surgery}, year={1999}, volume={69 1}, pages={22-7} }