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Total pelvic exenteration with distal sacrectomy for fixed recurrent rectal cancer in the pelvis.

Authors
  • Moriya, Yoshihiro
  • Akasu, Takayuki
  • Fujita, Shin
  • Yamamoto, Seiichirou
Type
Published Article
Journal
Diseases of the colon and rectum
Publication Date
Dec 01, 2004
Volume
47
Issue
12
Identifiers
PMID: 15657653
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Strict patient selection makes total pelvic exenteration with distal sacrectomy a feasible radical approach for fixed recurrent tumor. Careful performance of this surgical procedure along with the proper steps to decrease blood loss should achieve a favorable learning curve and low rate of surgical complications.

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