coloanal anastomosis

A surgical procedure in which the colon is attached to the anus after the rectum has been removed. Also called coloanal pull-through.

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  • Coloanal anastomosis — is a surgical procedure in which the colon is attached to the anus after the rectum has been removed. Also called coloanal pull through. External links Coloanal anastomosis entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms  This… …   Wikipedia

  • J-pouch coloanal anastomosis — is a surgical procedure in which the colon is attached to the anus after the rectum has been removed. A 2 4 inch section of the colon is formed into a J shaped pouch in order to replace the function of the rectum and store stool until it can be… …   Wikipedia

  • Side-to-end coloanal anastomosis — is a surgical procedure in which the side of the colon is attached to the anus after the rectum has been removed. A section of the colon about 2 inches long is formed into a mini pouch in order to replace the function of the rectum and store… …   Wikipedia

  • J-pouch coloanal anastomosis — A surgical procedure in which the colon is attached to the anus after the rectum has been removed. A 2 4 inch section of the colon is formed into a J shaped pouch in order to replace the function of the rectum and store stool until it can be… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • side-to-end coloanal anastomosis — A surgical procedure in which the side of the colon is attached to the anus after the rectum has been removed. A section of the colon about 2 inches long is formed into a mini pouch in order to replace the function of the rectum and store stool… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • coloanal pull-through — A surgical procedure in which the colon is attached to the anus after the rectum has been removed. Also called coloanal anastomosis …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • List of oncology-related terms — This is a list of terms related to oncology. The original source for this list was the U.S. National Cancer Institute s public domain Dictionary of Cancer Terms . NOTOC 1 * 10 propargyl 10 deazaaminopterin * 12 O tetradecanoylphorbol 13 acetate * …   Wikipedia

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