A simple method of posterior rectopexy as a treatment for rectal procidentia involved a series of horizontal nonabsorbable purse string sutures placed between the posterior one-third of the circumference of the rectum and the sacrum. The procedure seems to be effective.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1977|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynecology