New Surgical Techniques to Correct
Rectal Prolapse Syndromes

Acta Biomedica Lovaniensia, No. 395

By Andre D'Hoore                  
November 2007
Leuven University Press                                                        
Distributed by Coronet Books Inc.
ISBN: 9789058676139                                                     
208 pages, Illustrated, 6 1/8 x 9 1/2"
$139.50 Paper Original


Contents Include:

Chapter 1: Obstructed defecation

Chapter 2: Anorectal manometry during simulated defecation to quantify pelvic floor dyssynergia

Chapter 3: Laparoscopic ventral recto(colpo)pexy for rectal prolapse.
Surgical technique and outcome for 109 patients

Chapter 4: Long-term outcome of laparoscopic ventral rectopexy for total rectal prolapse

Chapter 5: Laparoscopic ventral rectopexy for rectal prolapse improves rectosigmoid evacuation and prevents postoperative constipation.
A colonic transit time study

Chapter 6: Impact of laparoscopic ventral rectopexy on rectal capacity, visceroperception and compliance

Chapter 7: Laparoscopic ventral rectopexy in symptomatic patients with rectal intussusception

Chapter 8: A new technique of rectovaginal septum reinforcement with mesh for complex rectocele. Clinical, physiological and radiological assessment

General discussion



Medical Science

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