CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · International Journal of Recent Surgical and Medical Sciences
DOI: 10.1055/s-0041-1731129
Original Article

Covering Ileal Loop without Ostomy: A New Approach to Bring Down the Enterostomy-Related Morbidity

Kathiresan Karunakaran
1  Department of General Surgery, Sivagangai Medical College, Sivagangai, Tamil Nadu, India
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2  Department of Paediatric Surgery, Madurai Medical College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Dheivendiran Maruthupandian
2  Department of Paediatric Surgery, Madurai Medical College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Abstract

Ileostomy is a commonly performed procedure for colon surgeries and the following emergency small or large bowel resection and anastomosis. We proposed a successful new technique of covering ileal loop without opening it, to decrease the stoma and reversal-related complications.



Publication History

Publication Date:
16 June 2021 (online)

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