LOOP ILEOSTOMY AFTER ILEAL POUCH-ANAL ANASTOMOSIS - IS IT NECESSARY.
DIS COLON RECTUM
267 - 270.
Construction of a loop ileostomy is usually advised in patients having an ileal pounch-anal anastomosis to minimize the complication of chronic pelvic sepsis. Formation and closure of a loop ileostomy was associated with a 41 percent and 30 percent complication rate, respectively, in a prospective series of 34 patients. This morbidity must now be assessed in relation to the benefits of avoiding temporary fecal diversion in restorative proctocolectomy.
|Title:||LOOP ILEOSTOMY AFTER ILEAL POUCH-ANAL ANASTOMOSIS - IS IT NECESSARY|
|Keywords:||ILEAL POUCH-ANAL ANASTOMOSIS, ILEOSTOMY, STOMA, PROCTOCOLECTOMY, RESTORATIVE PROCTOCOLECTOMY, ILEOANAL ANASTOMOSIS, RESERVOIR, TEMPORARY, COMPLICATIONS, COLOSTOMY|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Medical Sciences
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