Vaginal Reconstruction Following Radical Surgery for Colorectal Malignancies: A Systematic Review of the Literature

@article{BChMRCSIAdrianMcArdle2012VaginalRF,
  title={Vaginal Reconstruction Following Radical Surgery for Colorectal Malignancies: A Systematic Review of the Literature},
  author={MB BChMRCSIAdrianMcArdle and FRCSC Danielle A. Bischof and Kristen M. Davidge and PhD FRCSC FACS Carol J. Swallow and FRCSI Desmond C. Winter},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={19},
  pages={3933-3942}
}
Vaginectomy is frequently indicated to ensure an adequate resection in rectal cancer. This paper reviews the success, complications, and functional results after various methods of vaginal reconstruction following resection for rectal tumors. A systematic review of the literature was performed by using the MEDLINE database, Embase, and the Cochrane library… CONTINUE READING