Turnbull-Cutait technique without ileostomy after total mesorectal excision is associated with acceptably low early post-operative morbidity


Guner O. S., TÜMAY L. V.

ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.91, no.1-2, pp.132-138, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 91 Issue: 1-2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ans.16412
  • Journal Name: ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.132-138
  • Keywords: coloanal anastomosis, early post-operative morbidity, ileostomy, rectal cancer, total mesorectal excision, Turnbull-Cutait technique
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

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.