Article Abstract

Comparing laparoscopic versus open ileal pouch-anal anastomosis: current issues and future considerations

Authors: Aik Yong Chok, Choong Leong Tang, Emile Tan

Abstract

Widespread advancement in laparoscopic surgical technique particularly over the last decade, has resulted increasing adoption of this approach in restorative proctocolectomy (RP) and ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA).