Rectum excision (procedure)

Known as: Resection of rectum, Rectal resection NOS, rectum removal 
Surgical removal of the rectum.
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
The transanal minilaparoscopy-assisted natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) approach holds significant promise… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Long-term data from the CLASICC study demonstrated the oncologic equivalence of laparoscopic and open rectal cancer surgery… (More)
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2007
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2007
PURPOSE Obstructed defecation may be treated by stapled transanal rectal resection, but different complications and recurrence… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
INTRODUCTION In an era of dwindling hospital resources and increasing medical costs, safe reduction in postoperative stay has… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Preoperative staging of rectal tumors is considered essential to tailor treatment for individual patients. The aim of the… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Anterior structural damage to the anal sphincter occurs in up to a third of women at first vaginal delivery, and of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND As the impact of obesity on surgical outcomes after colorectal resection is not well known, this study was designed to… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The most important surgical complication following rectal resection with anastomosis is symptomatic anastomotic… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Anal sphincter function is increasingly preserved following rectal excision for cancer and provides a better quality… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Fertility in women is normal in ulcerative colitis but impaired in Crohn's disease. In men fertility can be decreased during… (More)
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