This book is a concise guide to colorectal surgery for general surgeons, gastroenterologists and trainees.
Beginning with a description of the surgical anatomy and embryology of the rectum, the following chapters discuss different surgical techniques for the treatment of rectal cancer, including transanal endoscopic microsurgery, neoadjuvant treatment and laparoscopic surgery.
Newer and more aggressive approaches to the management of peritoneal carcinomatosis and rectal prolapse are also covered.
Content is enhanced by clinical, pathological and genetic data, as well as images and illustrations.
Concise guide to colorectal surgery for general surgeons, gastroenterologists and trainees
Covers different surgical techniques for treatment of rectal cancer
Includes newer and aggressive approaches to management of peritoneal carcinomatosis
Content enhanced by clinical, pathological and genetic data
Prabin Bikram Thapa MBBS MS Associate Professor Dhiresh Kumar Maharjan MRCSED FCPS Lecturer Both at Department of Surgery, Kathmandu Medical College Teaching Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal
Chapter 1: New Insights into the Surgical Anatomy and Embryology of the Rectum: A Review Chapter 2: Trends in the Management of Rectal Cancer Chapter 3: Neoadjuvant Therapy in Rectal Cancer: Current Status Chapter 4: Macroscopic Examination of TME Specimen Chapter 5: Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery in Benign or Malignant Disease Chapter 6: Peritoneal Carcinomatosis from Colorectal Cancer: An Update Chapter 7: Pouch and Its Complications Chapter 8: Complete Rectal Prolapse and Its Management