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Colon and Rectal Surgery: Anorectal Operations

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Wexner, Steven D.; Fleshman, James W.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-605-47644-5
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 86
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Colon and Rectal Surgery: Anorectal Operations includes hemorrhoidectomies, anal fistula and sphincter procedures, and surgeries for perineal prolapse and excision of rectal carcinoma.

Colon and Rectal Surgery: Anorectal Operations is part of the Master Techniques in General Surgery Series, which presents common and advanced procedures in the major subspecialties of general surgery. The series is overseen by Josef E. Fischer, editor of the classic two-volume reference Mastery of Surgery.

The book is written by acknowledged master surgeons, emphasizes surgical procedures, and is lavishly illustrated with original full-color drawings. Each chapter briefly assesses indications, contraindications, and preoperative planning before fully explaining and illustrating the procedure in step-by-step detail. Outcomes, complications, and follow-up are also discussed. Each chapter ends with a brief reference list.

-- Focused on procedures
-- Full color
-- Written and edited by the acknowledged masters

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Wexner, Steven D.; Fleshman, James W.
  • ISBN: 978-1-605-47644-5
  • Specialty:
    Gastroenterology & Hepatology
    Health Professions
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 350
  • Illustrations: 190
  • Year: 2011
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 86

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