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Salvage total pelvic exenteration with bilateral v-y advancement flap reconstruction for locally recurrent rectal cancer.
Case Rep Gastroenterol
PUBLISHED: 01-01-2013
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Total pelvic exenteration for locally recurrent rectal cancer typically requires extensive excision of the pelvic floor with perineal skin. Due to the extensiveness of the procedure and its non-curative nature, it is controversial as purely palliative therapy. A 66-year-old male patient who had undergone abdominoperineal resection at another hospital 8 years prior was admitted to our hospital. During radiation and chemotherapy for 2 years, he complained of perineal pain, discharge, cacosmia and bleeding from a recurrent tumor. The 10 × 8 cm recurrent tumor was exposed on the perineum and the patient suffered from serious discomfort in his daily life during walking or sitting. We performed total pelvic exenteration with partial sacrectomy, after which the large perineal defect was reconstructed with a bilateral V-Y gluteus maximus advancement flap in approximately 120 min. The patients postoperative course was satisfactory and his quality of life markedly improved.
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Single-incision laparoscopic surgery using colon-lifting technique for colorectal cancer: a matched case-control comparison with standard multiport laparoscopic surgery in terms of short-term results and access instrument cost.
Surg Endosc
PUBLISHED: 09-19-2011
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Single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) has been used for colorectal cancer as a minimally invasive procedure. However, there are still difficulties concerning effective triangulation and countertraction. The studys purpose was to clarify the usefulness of the colon-lifting technique (CLT) in SILS for colorectal cancer.
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Paraaortic lymph node metastasis showed CR to UFT/LV therapy in elderly rectal cancer.
Hepatogastroenterology
PUBLISHED: 08-12-2010
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Intravenous chemotherapy with a combination of several drugs is commonly used to treat metastatic colorectal cancer. However, the associated adverse events can be severe. Here we report a rare case of metastatic rectal cancer in an elderly patient who got complete response for metastatic rectal cancer with oral uracil-tegafur plus leucovorin therapy.
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Clinical characteristics of rectal cancer involving the anal canal.
J. Gastrointest. Surg.
PUBLISHED: 07-30-2010
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This study evaluates the clinical characteristics of rectal cancer involving the anal canal.
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Comparison of short, long-term surgical outcomes and mid-term health-related quality of life after laparoscopic and open resection for colorectal cancer: a case-matched control study.
Int J Colorectal Dis
PUBLISHED: 05-27-2010
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A multicenter randomized study is high quality, but it is also true that there are differences between institutions. The quality of treatment is consistent in a single center so comparisons in a retrospective study can be matched for many variables.
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Allergic reactions to oxaliplatin in a single institute in Japan.
Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.
PUBLISHED: 06-25-2009
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Allergic reactions to oxaliplatin can be severe and are an important cause of discontinuation of treatment. A retrospective review was performed for 105 patients who received FOLFOX regimens between May 2005 and June 2007. Twenty-five cases (23.8%) of allergic reactions were identified, including 9 late onset reactions (8.6%) and 16 immediate reactions (15.2%). Severe allergy (Grades 3 and 4) occurred in seven patients (6.7%). Re-introduction of FOLFOX was attempted for seven immediate onset patients with a severity grade of 1 or 2, and three of these patients (42.9%) showed relapse of allergy. In approximately 10% of the patients, FOLFOX had to be discontinued due to allergy before the disease became refractory to the regimen. Our experience indicates that allergy to oxaliplatin may be a significant concern and that methods are required for suppression of this allergy.
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A Y-shaped vinyl hood that creates pneumoperitoneum in laparoscopic rectal cancer surgery (Y-hood method.): a new technique for laparoscopic low anterior resection.
Surg Endosc
PUBLISHED: 05-14-2009
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Many studies have focused on laparoscopic techniques for the treatment of colon cancer, but such work is more limited for the treatment of rectal cancer, largely because of concerns for safety issues. This report presents an effective method of anal lavage and excision in laparoscopic low anterior resection.
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Efficacy of laparoscopic colorectal resection for risk patients with severe comorbidity.
Hepatogastroenterology
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This study assessed the short term results of laparoscopic colorectal resection for high risk patients.
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Laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery by a colon lifting-up technique that decreases the number of access ports: comparison by propensity scoring of short-term and long-term outcomes with standard multiport laparoscopic surgery.
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech
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Laparoscopic colectomy for colorectal cancer has become established as a minimally invasive surgical approach. However, many disposable instruments are required, and there is an associated disadvantage of cost. We have developed a new technique, which uses a suture string to lift up the colon. This method is expected to reduce the number of access ports required without compromising the radical cure. OPERATIVE PROCEDURE: A suture string piercing the abdominal wall is passed through the mesocolon. The colon is retracted anteriorly and is fixed at the abdominal wall. The main mesenteric vessels are under tension, and lymph node dissection is performed easily by a medial approach. The working space is more stable because the colon is fixed to the abdominal wall.
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What is Visualize?

JoVE Visualize is a tool created to match the last 5 years of PubMed publications to methods in JoVE's video library.

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We use abstracts found on PubMed and match them to JoVE videos to create a list of 10 to 30 related methods videos.

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In developing our video relationships, we compare around 5 million PubMed articles to our library of over 4,500 methods videos. In some cases the language used in the PubMed abstracts makes matching that content to a JoVE video difficult. In other cases, there happens not to be any content in our video library that is relevant to the topic of a given abstract. In these cases, our algorithms are trying their best to display videos with relevant content, which can sometimes result in matched videos with only a slight relation.