Transanal endoscopic microsurgery: what indications in 2013?

@inproceedings{Morino2013TransanalEM,
  title={Transanal endoscopic microsurgery: what indications in 2013?},
  author={Mario Morino and Marco Ettore Allaix},
  booktitle={Gastroenterology report},
  year={2013}
}
Thanks to major advances in the field of surgical techniques and neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy, along with more accurate pre-operative staging tools and the widespread introduction of population-based screening programs, treatment of rectal cancer has been evolving over the past few decades, moving towards a more tailored approach. This has brought a shift in the treatment algorithm of benign rectal lesions and selected early rectal cancers, for which today transanal endoscopic… CONTINUE READING

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