Low Anterior Resection

Known as: LAR 
Resection of the rectum for cancer through an incision in the lower abdomen.
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1966-2017
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to develop and validate a scoring system for bowel dysfunction after low anterior resection… (More)
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2012
2012
Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) represents the evolution of surgery towards less invasive procedures. The… (More)
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2009
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2009
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate oncologic outcome in patients with locally advanced distal rectal cancer treated… (More)
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2007
2007
Rectal transection and anastomosis at the lower rectum is the most challenging part of laparoscopic low anterior resection… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Location-Aided Routing (LAR) 14] algorithm is an approach to utilize location information for mobile hosts, with the goal of… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVE After low anterior resection of rectal carcinoma, anastomotic leaks are common and may be clinically silent. Radiologic… (More)
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1993
1993
Clinical leakage of the anastomosis follows low anterior resection for rectal carcinoma in 5-10 per cent of patients despite… (More)
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1986
1986
Anorectal function was studied in 13 patients with carcinoma of the rectum 6-12 cm from the anal verge, which was treated by low… (More)
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1982
1982
The various definitions of anterior and low anterior resection are outlined. The operative technique for performance of both and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The technique using the EEA stapler for low anterior resection of the rectum has been modified to permit a low anastomosis that… (More)
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