Transanal endoscopic microsurgery--lessons from a single UK centre series.

  title={Transanal endoscopic microsurgery--lessons from a single UK centre series.},
  author={Geraint M Lloyd and C. D. Sutton and Lindsay J. Marshall and Phil Baragwanath and John Stuart Jameson and Andrew D Scott},
  journal={Colorectal disease : the official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland},
  volume={4 6},
OBJECTIVES Transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM), a minimally invasive technique has been employed in the excision of benign and selected malignant rectal tumours since 1983. We present a single surgeon's series of 102 procedures. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective case note review of 102 procedures performed over a 6-year period between 1996 and 2001. RESULTS One hundred and two TEM procedures were performed on 100 patients. 68 for adenomas, 19 potentially curative excisions for… CONTINUE READING

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