TITLE

Cuffitis: A New Cause of Pouch Dysfunction

AUTHOR(S)
Thompson, J. S.
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1999, Vol. 94 Issue 8, p2007
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a study on cuffitis and inflammatory changes in the columnar cuff, anal transitional zone and ileal reservoir after staples pouch-anal anastomosis. Incidence of histological inflammation and incidence of symptomatic cuffitis reported in the study during the follow-up of patients; Findings on cuffitis.
ACCESSION #
17824561

 

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