Sigmoid Neoplasms

Known as: Neoplasms, Sigmoid Colon, Neoplasms, Sigmoid, Colon Neoplasms, Sigmoid 
Tumors or cancer of the SIGMOID COLON.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES), a recent development in the field of minimally invasive surgery, may… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study compared the experience and cost of the DaVinci Robotic system and laparoscopy for colon resections. For this study… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Telerobotic surgical systems attempt to provide technological solutions to the inherent limitations of traditional… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To assess the effectiveness of bioresorbable Seprafilm membrane in preventing abdominal adhesions in a prospective… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE This study was designed to evaluate the long-term natural history of sigmoid diverticulitis in patients treated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The best way to manage generalized peritonitis complicating sigmoid diverticulitis is controversial. This randomized… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to compare the length of postoperative ileus in patients undergoing colectomy by either… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
BACKGROUND With the aim of resolving the current controversy over the diagnosis and treatment of diverticular disease, this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND In the large bowel, resection of the sigmoid colon is the most commonly performed laparoscopic intervention because… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The successful application of laparoscopic surgery to gallbladder disease and acute appendicitis has encouraged clinical… (More)
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