Surgical management of total ulcerative colitis and familial adenomatous polyposis.

@article{Utsunomiya1995SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of total ulcerative colitis and familial adenomatous polyposis.},
  author={Joji Utsunomiya and Yasutsugu Shoji},
  journal={Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi},
  year={1995},
  volume={94 5},
  pages={213-20}
}
Total ulcerative colitis (UC) and familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) are two major diseases that require total removal of the colorectal mucosa. To provide a high quality of postoperative life, various surgical techniques have been used. However, results were far from ideal. Since 1978, we have worked on the ileoanal anastomosis (IAA) technique to achieve… CONTINUE READING