Understanding the surgical pitfalls in total mesorectal excision: Investigating the histology of the perirectal fascia and the pelvic autonomic nerves

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

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19 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1621-1629
JournalEuropean Journal of Surgical Oncology
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2015


  • Total mesorectal excision
  • Pairectal fascia
  • Mesorectal fascia
  • Autonomic nerves
  • Rectal cancer

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