Transanal excision of rectal tumors using a laparoscopic stapler

Vincent A. De Gennaro, Theodore C. Lescher

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A successful method for transanal excision of low-lying rectal tumors is described. With the use of laparoscopic staplers, these tumors can be completely and safely excised and adequate hemostasis obtained.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)327-328
Number of pages2
JournalDiseases of the Colon & Rectum
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1995


  • Endoscopic staplers
  • Rectal tumors
  • Surgical technique
  • Transanal excision

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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