Colorectal Surgery equips you to overcome the clinical challenges you face in this area of surgery. Written for the general surgeon who is called upon to manage diseases and disorders of the large bowel, rectum, and anus, this reference provides advanced, expert guidance on how to avoid complications and achieve the most successful results.
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Table of Contents:
Section I General
1 Anatomy and Physiology
2 Diagnostic Evaluations
3 Preoperative Management
4 Postoperative Management
5 General Postoperative Complications and How to Prevent Them
Section II Anorectal
7 Anal Fissure
8 Abscess and Fistula
9 Complex Colorectal Fistulas
10 Pilonidal Disease and Hidradenitis Suppurativa
11 Anogenital Condyloma and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Section III Colorectal Malignancy
12 Screening For Colorectal Cancer
14 Colon Cancer Evaluation and Staging
15 Surgical Management of Colon Cancer
16 Management of Rectal Cancer
17 Colorectal Cancer: Adjuvant Therapy and Surveillance
18 Treatment of Metastatic or Recurrent Colorectal Cancer
19 Anal Malignancies
20 Miscellaneous Neoplasms
Section IV Inflammatory Conditions
21 Inflammatory Bowel Disease
22 Surgical Management of Ulcerative Colitis
23 Surgery for Crohn Disease
25 Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
26 Radiation, Ischemic, and Infectious Colitides
27 Large and Small Bowel Obstruction
28 Intestinal Stomas and Their Complications
Section V Functional Problems
29 Incontinence and Rectocele
30 Rectal Prolapse
31 Pruritis Ani and other Perinal Dermatoses
Section VI Miscellaneous
32 Colon and Rectal Trauma
33 Uncommon Disorders
By H. Randolph Bailey, MD, Texas Medical Center, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas; Richard P. Billingham, MD, University of Washington, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, Washington; Michael J. Stamos, MD, University of California, Irvine, H. H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center, Orange, California and Michael J. Snyder, MD, Texas Medical Center, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas