total mesorectal excision


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total mesorectal excision

Removal of the mesentery of the rectum, including its lymphoid and vascular tissue, during surgery for rectal adenocarcinoma.
See also: excision
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Total mesorectal excision for surgical treatment of rectal cancer.
The influence of total mesorectal excision on local recurrence and survival in rectal cancer patients: a population-based study in Greater Amsterdam.
Advances in surgical techniques, especially the introduction of total mesorectal excision, have resulted in lower recurrence rates.
Short-term outcomes of laparoscopic total mesorectal excision following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy.
Local recurrence following total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer.
Apart from making brief presentations on Ulcerative Colitis, Total Mesorectal Excision, Recent advances in surgery for rectal prolapse and complex anal pathology, he also operated upon over a dozen cases which included Ulcerative Colitis-Pouch technique, Rectal Cancer- the APR technique, Rectal prolapse doing abdominal rectopexy using stapler and complex fistulas, which were shown live to the participants from the operation theatre.
The same cannot be said for total mesorectal excision of the rectum.

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