Reconsideration of the Anterior Surgical Plane of Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer.

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Summary of "Reconsideration of the Anterior Surgical Plane of Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer."

Previous studies on total mesorectal excision suggested dissection anterior to Denonvilliers' fascia, which might lead to intraoperative pelvic autonomic nerves injury and a high incidence of urogenital dysfunction.


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Name: Diseases of the colon and rectum
ISSN: 1530-0358
Pages: 639-641


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