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Influence of risk factors on the safety of ileocolic anastomosis in Crohn's disease surgery.

Abstract:

Ileocecal resection is the most commonly performed operation in patients with Crohn's disease. Anastomotic-associated complications, with their associated morbidity, are the most feared risks of surgery. This study aimed to assess the influence of a variety of putative risk factors in a homogenous group of patients undergoing first or subsequent surgery for Crohn's disease to quantify the cumulative risk for anastomotic-associated complications. All patients undergoing ileocecal or ileocolic ...

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Journal:
Diseases of the colon and rectum More from this journal
Volume:
55
Issue:
5
Pages:
558-562
Publication date:
2012-05-01
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EISSN:
1530-0358
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:344649
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uuid:aa769fa3-fd48-4179-9e24-2c9d8e6ccf9f
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pubs:344649
Source identifiers:
344649
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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