Why, When and How to Perform Manual Colostomy Reversal Following Wide Colorectal Resection at a Poorly Equipped Surgical Facility?

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Objectives: The purpose of this research was to report manual colostomy reversals (MCR) techniques used after large colorectal resections (WCRR) as well as related early results. Context: The colostomy may follow a broad colorectal resection in temporary colostomy, the reversal of which may lead to difficulties such as after certain Hartmann colostomy. The colostomy reversal decision is typically not easy and always represents the preference of the patient, thoroughly analysed and accepted by the surgeon. This difficulty is greatly exacerbated … Continue reading “Why, When and How to Perform Manual Colostomy Reversal Following Wide Colorectal Resection at a Poorly Equipped Surgical Facility?”