This textbook addresses the best way of evaluating patients with rectal prolapse, the underlying pathophysiology, the different surgical approaches, the expected functional results after surgery and the management of complex clinical conditions associated with this condition. It is an essential book that attempts to draw together material that could be of vital importance to surgeons around the world. The pathophysiology of rectal prolapse is still uncertain and its clinical and instrumental diagnostic assessment needs to be clarified.... MacGregor AB (1992) Restoration of continence following rectopexy for rectal prolapse and recovery of the internal anal sphincter electromyogram. Br J Surg ... Dis Colon Rectum 43(1):35a43 Brown AJ, Anderson JH, McKee RF, Finlay IG ( 2004) Surgery for occult rectal prolapse. ... (the express procedure) for internal rectal prolapse, with or without concomitant rectocele repair: a video demonstration.
|Author||:||Donato F. Altomare, Filippo Pucciani|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-03-08|