Affordable Access

deepdyve-link
Publisher Website

A novel and simple method using a transanal intestinal long tube for protecting intestinal anastomosis and decompressing the small bowel.

Authors
  • Nam, So Hyun1
  • 1 Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Dong-A University College of Medicine, Dong-A University Hospital, Busan, Korea. , (North Korea)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Annals of surgical treatment and research
Publication Date
Sep 01, 2017
Volume
93
Issue
3
Pages
137–142
Identifiers
DOI: 10.4174/astr.2017.93.3.137
PMID: 28932729
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
Unknown

Abstract

I suggested that TILT procedure could be a noninvasive operative option, predicting of size mismatched anastomosis causing prolonged ileus. Passive drainage of proximal intestinal contents might be helpful for decompress endoluminal pressure during the time of anastomosis healing with bowel movement recovery.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times