rectopexy

Known as: proctopexy 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE Whilst trans-abdominal fixation +/- resection offers better functional results and lower recurrence than perineal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Postoperative constipation is a common problem with most mesh suspension techniques used to correct rectal prolapse… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND During the last 3 years, robotic surgery has had a considerable impact on minimally invasive surgery in a wide range… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Rectopexy is one of the accepted treatment options for full-thickness rectal prolapse, but the details of the… (More)
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1999
1999
Background: The laparoscopic approach usually reduces the morbidity of procedures performed by laparotomy. The aim of this study… (More)
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1999
1999
AIM The aim of this study was to compare the functional and clinical results of laparotomic and laparoscopic rectopexy in 2… (More)
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1995
1995
The widespread success of laparoscopic cholecystectomy has led to the development of a wide range of laparoscopic surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Denervation of the rectum during rectopexy has been suggested as a reason for postoperative constipation. Bowel symptoms and… (More)
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1991
1991
The symptoms of obstructed defecation have been attributed to rectal intussusception, and thus rectopexy has been advocated in… (More)
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1990
1990
Two treatment policies for rectal prolapse were prospectively assessed between April 1986 and January 1989. Sixteen patients had… (More)
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