ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.91, no.1-2, pp.132-138, 2021 (SCI-Expanded)
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ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
coloanal anastomosis, early post-operative morbidity, ileostomy, rectal cancer, total mesorectal excision, Turnbull-Cutait technique
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated:
Background This study aimed to compare the standard one-stage coloanal anastomosis (CAA) technique plus diverting ileostomy and the Turnbull-Cutait (T-C) technique with delayed CAA in terms of early post-operative morbidity in patients with low rectal cancer.