The rationale for transanal total mesorectal excision

Motson, Roger W. and Lacy, Antonio (2015) The rationale for transanal total mesorectal excision. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 58 (9). pp. 911-913. ISSN 1530-0358

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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: ARCHIVED Faculty of Medical Science (until September 2018)
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email
Date Deposited: 30 Sep 2016 07:54
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 19:01

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