Total pelvic exenteration with distal sacrectomy for fixed recurrent rectal cancer in the pelvis.
- Published Article
Diseases of the colon and rectum
- Publication Date
Dec 01, 2004
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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