Colorectal Surgery

1st Edition

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  • H. Randolph Bailey
  • Michael Snyder
  • Michael Stamos
  • Richard Billingham
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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

    6 Hemorrhoids

    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

    13 Polyps

    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

    24 Diverticulitis

    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


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