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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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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PurposeLittle data exist regarding infliximab use in surgical decision making and postoperative complications in ulcerative… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Both medical and surgical therapies for ulcerative colitis have inherent advantages and disadvantages that must be balanced for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Ileal pouch–anal anastomosis (IPAA) is performed routinely for chronic ulcerative colitis. 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Objective:Using meta-analytical techniques, the study compared postoperative adverse events and functional outcomes of stapled… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The significance of inflammation of the mucosa of the ileal reservoir after restorative proctocolectomy is not known although in… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND The risk of colorectal cancer is increased among patients with ulcerative colitis. The magnitude of this increase in… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Abstract An actuarial analysis of the long-term survival of 396 children suffering from ulcerative colitis showed that survival… Expand
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