A simple method of posterior rectopexy for rectal procidentia

G. Efron

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Abstract

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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-76
Number of pages2
JournalSurgery Gynecology and Obstetrics
Volume145
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 1 1977

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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