Structure of sphincter ani muscle

Known as: Anal Sphincters, Sphincter, Anal, Anal Sphincter 
 
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
OBJECTIVE To describe the trends of severe perineal tears in England and to investigate to what extent the changes in related… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE This study was designed to assess the total anal sphincter-saving technique of ligating the intersphincteric fistula… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To describe a new technique for fistula-in-ano surgery aimed at total sphincter preservation, and evaluate the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE Olfactory mucosa is a readily accessible source of olfactory ensheathing and stem-like progenitor cells for… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES To establish the true prevalence of clinically recognisable and occult obstetric anal sphincter injuries (OASIS… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE This prospective, multicenter trial was designed to assess the safety and effectiveness of a novel technique in the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE Standard surgical treatment for low rectal cancer situated below 5 cm from the anal verge or at less than 1 cm from the… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Chronic anal fissure is a tear in the lower half of the anal canal that is maintained by contraction of the internal… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Defects of the external anal sphincter have traditionally been diagnosed by palpation, anal manometry and electromyography (EMG… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In early surgical attempts to create a neoanal sphincter for patients who are faecally incontinent, skeletal muscle (usually the… (More)
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