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Robotic Low Anterior Resection: Fully Robotic Technique

  • Fabrizio Luca
  • Paolo Bianchi
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Abstract

Several descriptions of the robotic low anterior resection have been reported in the literature. The aim of this chapter is to analyze the indications and the limits of the different fully robotic surgical techniques used for the treatment of rectal cancer.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Digestive SurgeryEuropean Institute of OncologyMilanItaly
  2. 2.Division of General and Minimally Invasive SurgeryMisericordia HospitalGrossetoItaly

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