Colon and rectal surgery : anorectal operations / edited by Steven D. Wexner, James Fleshman.

Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2012.
xvii, 322 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.


Related name
Master techniques in general surgery. [More in this series]
Summary note
"Master Techniques in General Surgery: Colon and Rectal Surgery: Anorectal Operations is a volume in a series that presents common and advanced procedures in the major subspecialities of general surgery. The series is overseen by Josef F. Fischer, MD, editor of the classic two-volume reference Mastery of Surgery. Master Techniques in General Surgery: Colon and Rectal Surgery: Anorectal Operations is written by acknowledged master surgeons, emphasizes surgical procedures, and is lavishly illustrated with original full-color drawings. The contributors fully explain their preferred techniques in step-by-step, thoroughly illustrated detail, assess indications and contraindications, offer guidelines on preoperative planning, and discuss outcomes, complications, and follow-up. Coverage includes hemorrhoidectomies, anal fistula and sphincter procedures, procedures for perineal prolapse and excision of rectal carcinoma, among others. A companion website will offer fully searchable content of the book, an image bank, and procedural videos"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Hemorrhoidectomy -- Ferguson -- LigaSure -- Harmonic Scalpel® -- Procedure for prolapse and hemorrhoids (PPH; stapled hemorrhoidopexy) -- Anal fistula -- Flaps (excision and closure, mucosal, skin) -- Fistulotomy and fistulectomy -- Anal fistula plug -- Ligation of the intersphincteric fistula tract (LIFT) -- Rectovaginal fistula -- Transperineal approach -- Transanal repair -- Operations for fecal incontinence -- Overlapping repair -- Dynamic graciloplasty -- Artificial bowel sphincter -- Sacral nerve stimulation -- Perineal prolapse repair -- Delorme -- Altemeier -- Sphincterotomy-lateral -- Open lateral internal sphincterotomy -- Sphincter-sparing surgical alternatives in chronic anal fissure -- Presacral tumors -- Technical considerations in the surgical management of presacral tumors -- Local excision of rectal carcinoma -- Standard transanal -- Transanal endoscopic microsurgery -- Rectocele -- Transvaginal -- Transanal -- Transperineal -- Repair with mesh -- STARR -- Transtar -- TRREMS procedure: transanal repair of rectocele and full rectal mucosectomy with one circular stapler -- Muscle flaps -- Gluteus maximus transposition -- Gracilis muscle flaps -- Anal and pilonidal flaps -- House, diamond, V-Y -- Endorectal advancement flap -- Sleeve advancement -- House flap anoplasty for Bowen's disease -- Cleft lift procedure for pilonidal disease.
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