Wanxuan Wang, Fung Joon Foo and Chee Yung Ng*
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, SingaporeFulltext PDF
Rectal post-operative anastomotic strictures are a difficult problem which may cause obstructive symptoms or prevent re-establishment of intestinal continuity. Current management includes endoscopic and surgical dilatations or laparotomy with revision of anastomosis. We present a novel technique of refashioning the anastomosis transanally with the use of a circular stapler.
Colorectal anastomotic stricture; Revision; Transanal
Wang W, Foo FJ, Ng CY. Transanal Revision of Rectal Anastomotic Stricture. Clin Surg. 2016; 1: 1245.