Clin Colon Rectal Surg 2019; 32(04): 291-299
DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1683918
Review Article
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Reoperative Surgery in Complex Crohn's Disease

Jennifer A. Leinicke
1   Department of Surgery-Colorectal, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
David W. Dietz
1   Department of Surgery-Colorectal, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
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Publication Date:
02 July 2019 (online)


This article provides a structured approach to the technical aspects of reoperative surgery for Crohn's disease. Specific indications for surgery including repeat ileocolic resection, Crohn's complications of ileal pouch anal anastomosis and continent ileostomy, completion proctectomy, and the role of small bowel transplant will be discussed.

Dr David W. Dietz is the senior author.

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