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This video examines a pair of studies that looked at molecular variances and clinical differences between left-sided colon and rectal cancers.
Pooled data suggests that incomplete rectal tumor resection is significantly more likely following a laparoscopic than an open surgical approach, according to French researchers. Reuters Health Info...
BBC NewsSeal pup found in Cowbridge field seven miles from seaBBC NewsA dehydrated and underweight seal pup has been found in a field seven miles from the sea in Vale of Glamorgan. RSPCA officers resc...
Participants enrolled in a rectal microbicide study were just as likely to follow through using an anti-HIV gel with anal sex as they were to using daily oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), accordin...
(Bentham Science Publishers) The spherical mechanical seal which can automatically adjust the contact state of sealing surfaces is proposed to replace the frequently used plane mechanical seal in orde...
An aggressive seal has bitten a surfer and knocked another man off his board at a popular Sydney beach in a "freak occurrence", a report said Tuesday.
Day in and day out, in our bodies, the DNA in cells is damaged for a variety of reasons, and thus intercellular DNA-repair systems are fundamental to the maintenance of life. Now scientists from the U...
Ileal pouch anal anastomosis carries the lowest risk and ileal rectal anastomosis the highest.
Intersphincteric resection (ISR) is a surgical technique used to preserve sphincter function in treating very low rectal cancer [1, 2]. Transanal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS) for rectal cancer h...
Transanal operative endolaparoscopy has becoming popular since the introduction of Total Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) more than 30 years ago. Recently, an evolution of laparoscopy called TransAnal Mi...
Laparoscopic total mesorectal excision (TME) of rectal cancer results in similar long-term survival rates to open TME, but there is evidence that it leads to better short-term post-surgical recovery i...
The Manchester repair, developed in the UK by Donald, described in 1908, and later modified by Fothergill, is a well-studied and proven surgical treatment for uterovaginal prolapse when uterine preser...
Lymph Node Metastasis after total mesorectal dissection (TME) in low rectal cancer is a challenging condition to manage. The incidence is not known but estimated to be around 20% in locally advanced l...