• Users Online: 225
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
SURGICAL TECHNIQUE
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 27-29

Transcolostomy colectomy: A stoma revision technique to treat complex stoma prolapse


Department of Surgical Oncology, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Soumen Das
Om Skylark, 59, B.T. Road, Kolkata - 700 002, West Bengal
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijcs.ijcs_6_21

Rights and Permissions

Colostomies are commonly performed operation in colorectal surgery. These are not free of complications which vary from acute retraction, and malfunction to delayed stoma prolapse. Prolapse is an annoying complication that may lead to excoriation, obstruction, and gangrene. There are various ways of treating stoma prolapse. Here, we discuss and report one simple technique of stoma revision, called transcolostomy colectomy.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed271    
    Printed6    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded32    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal