And Resection of the Inert Rectosigmoid

Marc A. Levitt and Alberto Peña

Contents

32.1

Introduction . . . 415

32.2

Treatment . . . 417

32.2.1

Disimpaction . . . 418

32.2.2

Determination of the Laxative Requirement

in a Disimpacted Patient . . . 418

32.2.3

Surgical Treatment . . . 418

32.2.3.1

Sigmoid Resection . . . 418

References . . . 419

Essentials of Human Physiology

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