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Rectoplasty with a Posterior Triangular Colonic Flap

  • Masaki NioEmail author
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Abstract

In the rectoplasty with a posterior triangular colonic flap procedure, the anal canal is circumferentially preserved except for at the 6 o’clock position, and the internal sphincter muscle is completely and vertically divided at the 6 o’clock position of the anal canal. This procedure is likely to lead to a high level of patient satisfaction in terms of bowel function if the surgery and postoperative management are performed adequately.

Keywords

Hirschsprung’s disease Soave procedure Duhamel procedure Posterior triangular colonic flap Transanal endorectal pull-through Rectoanal myotomy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pediatric SurgeryTohoku University Graduate School of MedicineSendaiJapan

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