Proctocolectomy

Known as: panproctocolectomy 
Surgical removal of part or all of the colon, part or all of the anus, and all of the rectum.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE Little data exist regarding infliximab use in surgical decision making and postoperative complications in ulcerative… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Both medical and surgical therapies for ulcerative colitis have inherent advantages and disadvantages that must be balanced for… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Using meta-analytical techniques, the study compared postoperative adverse events and functional outcomes of stapled… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to evaluate postoperative recovery after hand-assisted laparoscopic or open restorative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To establish the incidence and causes of late failure in patients undergoing restorative proctocolectomy for a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE A laparoscopic approach to restorative proctocolectomy is new and has not been compared recently with the traditional… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Mucosal biopsy specimens from the ileal reservoirs of 92 patients who had undergone restorative proctocolectomy (12 with familial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The significance of inflammation of the mucosa of the ileal reservoir after restorative proctocolectomy is not known although in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
119 patients (ulcerative colitis 98, polyposis 20, Hirschsprung's disease 1) were treated between 1976 and 1985. There were 1… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A technique of proctocolectomy avoiding an ileostomy has been developed for patients with ulcerative colitis or polyposis coli… (More)
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