Segmental colectomy in the management of colonic inertia

You, Yau-Tong; Wang, Jeng-Yi; Chung-Rong Changchien; Jinn-Shiun Chen; Kuan-Cheng Hsu; Reiping Tang; Jy-Ming Chiang; Hong-Hwa Chen
August 1998
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p775
Academic Journal
Discusses the results of a study on segmental colectomy in the management of colonic inertia. Determination of the proper colectomy to treat colon dysmotility constipation without the negative effects of frequent bowel movements; Study of 40 idiopathic constipation patients; Performance of different types of colectomies; Performance of subtotal colectomy with ileorectal anastomosis in all patients.


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