Updates in Colo-Proctology by Jean-Claude GivelUpdates in Colo-Proctology by Jean-Claude Givel

Updates in Colo-Proctology

EditorJean-Claude Givel, Geoffrey D. OatesContribution byA. Akovbiantz

Paperback | January 20, 1993

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"Updates in Colo-Proctology" presents the proceedings ofthe 2nd Anglo-SwissColo-Proctology Meeting. Most aspectsof this fas-growing field are discussed by numerousspecialists from both England and Switzerland. The purposeof the book is to present unpublished data on recentresearch work.The first section covers technical problems in diagnosisand therapy. With particular emphasis on sphincter-savingtechniques. In the second section colorectal cancer isdiscussed, and the role of the colorectal surgeon intreating gynecological and anal cancer is also presented.Inflammatory bowel diseases are the subject of the thirdsection, with special reference to bacteriology,epidemiology and the diagnosis of perianal disease. Thefourth section covers important complications due to traumaor surgery, while diverse subjects such as surgicaltechnique, AIDS-related problems and incontinence arepresentedin the fifth section. Two main topics, thetreatment of rectal cancer and complex anal fistulas, arealso discussed by experts in broad terms.Allcontributions are based either on recent work, and mostof them present new approaches to essential problems incolo-proctology.
Title:Updates in Colo-ProctologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:265 pagesPublished:January 20, 1993Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540553274

ISBN - 13:9783540553274

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