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Recurrence and reoperation after strictureplasty for obstructive Crohn's disease: long-term results [corrected]

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Strictureplasty extends the surgical options for the treatment of obstructive Crohn's disease. Over 15 years, 52 patients had 241 strictureplasties at 76 operations with no operative mortality and with septic complications in only two patients (4 percent). Median (range) follow-up was 49.5 (1-182) months. Nineteen patients (36 percent) required a second operation for Crohn's disease between 1 and 57 months after first strictureplasty. Most symptomatic recurrence was caused by new segments of ...

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10.1002/bjs.1800821108

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
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Author
Journal:
British journal of surgery More from this journal
Volume:
82
Issue:
11
Pages:
1471-1474
Publication date:
1995-11-01
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EISSN:
1365-2168
ISSN:
0007-1323
Language:
English
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uuid:a7706d5b-6af8-498c-b8a4-3ade2dc2b213
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2012-12-19

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