Pelvic exenteration surgical case

Authors

  • Haitham A. Saimeh Department of Surgery, King Faisal Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2349-2902.isj20210950

Keywords:

Pelvic exenteration, Rectal cancer, Recurrent rectal cancer

Abstract

Recurrent rectal cancer management is yet considered challenging regardless the great advancement in the surgical field, however the best choice of surgery is pelvic exenteration which offers the best choice to afford a patient with better life expectancy. In this paper, I am presenting a case of recurrent rectal cancer presenting to our tertiary hospital and the means of management that was followed through our multidisciplinary team.

Author Biography

Haitham A. Saimeh, Department of Surgery, King Faisal Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Colorectal and General Surgery 

Consultant 

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Published

2021-02-25

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Case Reports