Abdominoperineal resection

Known as: APR, Abdominoperineal resection of rectum, ap resection 
Surgery to remove the anus, the rectum, and part of the sigmoid colon through an incision made in the abdomen. The end of the intestine is attached… (More)
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1946-2017
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Laparoscopic resection of colonic cancer has been shown to improve postoperative recovery without jeopardizing tumor clearance… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Intraoperative tumour perforation, positive tumour margins, wound complications and local recurrence are frequent… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE Despite the major improvements that have been made due to total mesorectal excision (TME), low rectal cancer still… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES Examine the cause of local recurrence (LR) and patient survival (S) following abdominoperineal resection (APR) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE This study was designed to examine the outcome of cancer of the lower rectum, particularly the rates of local recurrence… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
HYPOTHESIS Preoperative radiochemotherapy for advanced rectal cancer results in fewer lymph nodes detected in the tumor-bearing… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Within a 5-year period, 380 rectal carcinoma patients undergoing laparoscopic abdominoperineal excision or… (More)
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1997
1997
A prospective comparison of laparoscopic (Group 1 = 18 patients) and conventional (Group 2 = 18 patients) abdominoperineal… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE Although the use of laparoscopic techniques in colorectal surgery has recently become a focus of major interest in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The successful application of laparoscopic surgery to gallbladder disease and acute appendicitis has encouraged clinical… (More)
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