posterior pelvic exenteration

pos·te·ri·or pel·vic ex·en·ter·a·tion

removal of the vagina, uterus, adnexa, rectum, anus, and adjacent lymph nodes; a colostomy is necessary.
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1,5,6) Aggressive surgical management has included APR and/or posterior pelvic exenteration, (14-18) and has been recommended by some authors stating that this may be the only means of obtaining long-term survival.
Anorectal melanoma: The role of posterior pelvic exenteration.
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