The anatomy of the perineal body in relation to abdominoperineal excision for low rectal cancer

A. C. Kraima, N. P. West, D. Treanor, D. Magee, N. Roberts, C. J. H. van de Velde, M. C. DeRuiter, P. Quirke, H. J. T. Rutten*

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6 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)688-695
JournalColorectal Disease
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2016


  • Perineal body
  • low rectal cancer
  • abdominoperineal excision
  • longitudinal muscle
  • total mesorectal excision

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