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Low Anterior Resection

Known as: LAR 
Resection of the rectum for cancer through an incision in the lower abdomen.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BackgroundRobotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery (RALS) is evolving as an important surgical approach in the field of colorectal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BackgroundThe aim of this study is to compare the short-term results between robotic-assisted low anterior resection (R-LAR… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
4508 Background: Octreotide is currently used for the control of symptoms in patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To determine whether the somatostatin receptor subtype (SSTR) expression profile correlates with hormonal and tumor… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BackgroundWith advanced stereoscopic vision, lack of tremor, and the ability to rotate the instruments surgeons find that robotic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Few prospective studies have been performed about the impact of preoperative radiotherapy (PRT) or total mesorectal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background and aimsThis study analyzed the results of a standardized approach in anastomotic leakage following low anterior… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Low anterior resection (LAR) with total mesorectal excision (TME) may be the optimal operation for carcinoma of the… Expand
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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… Expand
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