Hemi-levator excision to provide greater sphincter preservation in low rectal cancer

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AlAsari, S.F., Lim, D. & Kim, N.K. Hemi-levator excision to provide greater sphincter preservation in low rectal cancer. Int J Colorectal Dis 28, 1727–1728 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00384-013-1669-x

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Keywords

  • Dentate Line
  • External Sphincter
  • Coloanal Anastomosis
  • Sphincter Preservation
  • Oncological Safety