What is Abdominoperineal resection?

Category: Surgeries


Abdominoperineal resection is a surgical procedure which entails the removal of the distal colon, rectum, and anal sphincter complex. As a result a permanent colostomy is required. This procedure is done as a treatment for rectal cancer.

No patients have reported taking Abdominoperineal resection.
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