Transanal total mesorectal excision with intersphincteric resection and use of fluorescent angiography and a lighted urethral stent for distal rectal cancer
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The authors received no funding for this study, and the research was not supported by any grants or other funding. Sam Atallah, MD, is a paid consultant for ConMed, Inc., Applied Medical, Inc., THD America, and Kawasaki Robotics, Inc. Drs. A. Mabardy, A. Valpato, and L. Lee have no financial disclosures to report.
This research was performed in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.
Informed consent was obtained in accordance with the standards set forth by hospital regulations.
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