The rationale for transanal total mesorectal excision

Motson, Roger W. and Lacy, Antonio (2015) The rationale for transanal total mesorectal excision. Diseases of Colon and Rectum, 58 (9). pp. 911-913.

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Abstract

There is no abstract in this 'for debate' article. The paper discusses the reasons why the trans-anal approach to mobilise the lower rectum from below may make resection of low rectal cancers easier than a purely laparoscopic approach from above.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: rectal cancer, trans-anal approach, total mesorectal excision
Faculty: Faculty of Medical Science
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email roger.motson@anglia.ac.uk
Date Deposited: 30 Sep 2016 07:54
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2016 07:54
URI: http://arro.anglia.ac.uk/id/eprint/700886

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