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Abdominal perineal resection: What to expect and how to prepare - 11/2014

Abdominal perineal resection: What to expect and how to prepare
Abstract

This handout explains what to expect and how to prepare for abdominal perineal resection, surgery to remove the rectum and anus. This surgery is usually done to treat cancer.

Author
Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2001
Revision Date
11/2014
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General Subject
Surgery
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Cancer
Specific Subject/Keyword
Abdominal Surgery
Perineum
Self-care
Preoperative Teaching
Languages
English
Record ID
3724