Transanal excision of rectal polyp. New application of the flexible Endo GIA (ET5-FLEX)

D. Alper, E. Ramadan, Z. Dreznik*

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Abstract

We describe a new application of a device called ET5-FLEX (Ethicon) used in laparoscopic surgery. We used this device for complete excision of a broad based villous adenoma at the mid rectum. This procedure was safe with a short and uneventful postoperative course.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)98-99
Number of pages2
JournalTechniques in Coloproctology
Volume2
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Endo-GIA
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Rectal polyps
  • Transanal excision

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