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Previous sphincter repair does not affect the outcome of repeat repair

Giordano, Pasquale
Renzi, Adolfo
Efron, Jonathan
Weiss, Eric G
Nogueras, Juan J
Wexner, Steven D
Published in Diseases of the colon & rectum. 2002, vol. 45, no. 5, p. 635-40
Abstract As many as 60 percent of patients present with recurrent symptoms of fecal incontinence after anterior overlapping anal sphincter repair. The aim of this study was to assess the outcome of repeat overlapping anal sphincter repair.
Keywords AdultAnal Canal/injuries/innervation/surgery/ultrasonographyBirth Injuries/complicationsChi-Square DistributionElectromyographyEndosonographyFecal Incontinence/etiology/physiopathology/surgeryFemaleFollow-Up StudiesHumansManometryMotor Neurons/physiologyPressureReoperationStatistics, NonparametricTreatment Outcome
PMID: 12004213
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GIORDANO, Pasquale et al. Previous sphincter repair does not affect the outcome of repeat repair. In: Diseases of the colon & rectum, 2002, vol. 45, n° 5, p. 635-40. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:46208

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