- About this Journal ·
- Aims and Scope ·
- Article Processing Charges ·
- Articles in Press ·
- Author Guidelines ·
- Bibliographic Information ·
- Citations to this Journal ·
- Contact Information ·
- Editorial Board ·
- Editorial Workflow ·
- Free eTOC Alerts ·
- Publication Ethics ·
- Reviewers Acknowledgment ·
- Submit a Manuscript ·
- Subscription Information ·
- Table of Contents
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 824671, 7 pages
Long-Term Outcome after Resection Rectopexy for Internal Rectal Intussusception
1Department of Gastroenterological and Pediatric Surgery, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
2Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, P.O. Box 1072 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
3Department of Radiology, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
Received 19 November 2012; Accepted 7 December 2012
Academic Editors: U. Klinge and S. Mueller-Lissner
Copyright © 2012 Egil Johnson et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
- C. Johansson, T. Ihre, and S. O. Ahlback, “Disturbances in the defecation mechanism with special reference to intussusception of the rectum (internal procidentia),” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 28, no. 12, pp. 920–924, 1985.
- A. Mellgren, S. Bremmer, C. Johansson et al., “Defecography: results of investigations in 2,816 patients,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 37, no. 11, pp. 1133–1141, 1994.
- F. Agachan, J. Pfeifer, and S. D. Wexner, “Defecography and proctography: results of 744 patients,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 39, no. 8, pp. 899–905, 1996.
- W. Graf, U. Karlbom, L. Påhlman, S. Nilsson, and S. Ejerblad, “Functional results after suture rectopexy for rectal prolapse or intussusception,” European Journal of Surgery, vol. 162, no. 11, pp. 905–911, 1996.
- T. Ihre, “Internal procidentia of the rectum—treatment and results,” Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 643–646, 1972.
- T. Ihre and U. Seligson, “Intussusception of the rectum internal procidentia: treatment and results in 90 patients,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 18, no. 5, pp. 391–396, 1975.
- I. Schultz, A. Mellgren, A. Dolk, C. Johansson, and B. Holmström, “Long-term results and functional outcome after Ripstein rectopexy,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 43, no. 1, pp. 35–43, 2000.
- I. Schultz, A. Miellgren, M. Öberg, A. Dolk, and B. Holmström, “Whole gut transit is prolonged after Ripstein rectopexy,” European Journal of Surgery, vol. 165, no. 3, pp. 242–247, 1999.
- J. Christiansen, B. W. Zhu, O. O. Rasmussen, and M. Sorensen, “Internal rectal intussusception: results of surgical repair,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 35, no. 11, pp. 1026–1029, 1992.
- B. Holmstrom, G. Broden, and A. Dolk, “Results of the Ripstein operation in the treatment of rectal prolapse and internal rectal procidentia,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 29, no. 12, pp. 845–848, 1986.
- J. L. McCue and J. P. S. Thomson, “Rectopexy for internal rectal intussusception,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 77, no. 6, pp. 632–634, 1990.
- P. Luukkonen, U. Mikkonen, and H. Jarvinen, “Abdominal rectopexy with sigmoidectomy vs. rectopexy alone for rectal prolapse: a prospective, randomized study,” International Journal of Colorectal Disease, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 219–222, 1992.
- R. F. McKee, J. C. Lauder, F. W. Poon, M. A. Aitchison, and I. G. Finlay, “A prospective randomized study of abdominal rectopexy with and without sigmoidectomy in rectal prolapse,” Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics, vol. 174, no. 2, pp. 145–148, 1992.
- E. Johnson, A. Stangeland, H. O. Johannessen, and E. Carlsen, “Resection rectopexy for external rectal prolapse reduces constipation and anal incontinence,” Scandinavian Journal of Surgery, vol. 96, no. 1, pp. 56–61, 2007.
- I. H. Kellokumpu, J. Vironen, and T. Scheinin, “Laparoscopic repair of rectal prolapse: a prospective study evaluating surgical outcome and changes in symptoms and bowel function,” Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 14, no. 7, pp. 634–640, 2000.
- E. Johnson, E. Carlsen, O. Mjåtland, and A. Drolsum, “Resection rectopexy for internal rectal intussusception reduces constipation and incomplete evacuation of stool,” European Journal of Surgery, Supplement, vol. 168, no. 588, pp. 51–56, 2003.
- J. Tsiaoussis, E. Chrysos, E. Athanasakis et al., “Rectoanal intussusception: presentation of the disorder and late results of resection rectopexy,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 48, no. 4, pp. 838–844, 2005.
- M. von Papen, L. H. S. Ashari, J. W. Lumley, A. R. L. Stevenson, and R. W. Stitz, “Functional results of laparoscopic resection rectopexy for symptomatic rectal intussusception,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 50–55, 2007.
- W. Ashraf, F. Park, J. Lof, and E. M. M. Quigley, “An examination of the reliability of reported stool frequency in the diagnosis of idiopathic constipation,” American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 91, no. 1, pp. 26–32, 1996.
- S. Karasick and S. M. Ehrlich, “Is constipation a disorder of defecation or impaired motility?: distinction based on defecography and colonic transit studies,” American Journal of Roentgenology, vol. 166, no. 1, pp. 63–66, 1996.
- S. K. Sarna, “Physiology and pathophysiology of colonic motor activity. Part two of two,” Digestive Diseases and Sciences, vol. 36, no. 7, pp. 998–1018, 1991.
- C. H. Knowles, A. J. Eccersley, S. M. Scott, S. M. Walker, B. Reeves, and P. J. Lunniss, “Linear discriminant analysis of symptoms in patients with chronic constipation: validation of a new scoring system (KESS),” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 43, no. 10, pp. 1419–1426, 2000.
- L. S. Dvorkin, M. A. Gladman, J. Epstein, S. M. Scott, N. S. Williams, and P. J. Lunniss, “Rectal intussusception in symptomatic patients is different from that in asymptomatic volunteers,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 92, no. 7, pp. 866–872, 2005.
- S. M. Scott, C. H. Knowles, M. Newell, N. Garvie, N. S. Williams, and P. J. Lunniss, “Scintigraphic assessment of colonic transit in women with slow-transit constipation arising de novo and following pelvic surgery or childbirth,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 88, no. 3, pp. 405–411, 2001.
- J. S. Varma, “Autonomic influences on colorectal motility and pelvic surgery,” World Journal of Surgery, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 811–819, 1992.
- C. T. M. Speakman, M. V. Madden, R. J. Nicholls, and M. A. Kamm, “Lateral ligament division during causes constipation but prevents recurrence: results of a prospective randomized study,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 78, no. 12, pp. 1431–1433, 1991.
- C. J. Vaizey, E. Carapeti, J. A. Cahill, and M. A. Kamm, “Prospective comparison of faecal incontinence grading systems,” Gut, vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 77–80, 1999.
- H. Abrahamsson, S. Antov, and I. Bosaeus, “Gastrointestinal and colonic segmental transit time evaluated by a single abdominal X-ray in healthy subjects and constipated patients,” Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, Supplement, vol. 23, no. 152, pp. 72–80, 1988.
- J. H. Loge and S. Kaasa, “Short form 36 (SF-36) health survey: normative data from the general Norwegian population,” Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 250–258, 1998.
- T. E. Madiba, M. K. Baig, and S. D. Wexner, “Surgical management of rectal prolapse,” Archives of Surgery, vol. 140, no. 1, pp. 63–73, 2005.
- E. J. R. de Graaf, E. C. A. M. Gilberts, and W. R. Schouten, “Role of segmental colonic transit time studies to select patients with slow transit constipation for partial left-sided or subtotal colectomy,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 83, no. 5, pp. 648–651, 1996.
- M. M. Soerensen, K. M. Bek, S. Buntzen, K. E. Højberg, and S. Laurberg, “Long-term outcome of delayed primary or early secondary reconstruction of the anal sphincter after obstetrical injury,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 51, no. 3, pp. 312–317, 2008.
- C. B. Patel, M. Ragupathi, N. H. Bhoot, T. B. Pickron, and E. M. Haas, “Patient satisfaction and symptomatic outcomes following stapled transanal rectal resection for obstructed defecation syndrome,” Journal of Surgical Research, vol. 165, no. 1, pp. e15–e21, 2011.
- K. M. Madbouly, K. S. Abbas, and A. M. Hussein, “Disappointing long-term outcomes after stapled transanal rectal resection for obstructed defecation,” World Journal of Surgery, vol. 34, no. 9, pp. 2191–2196, 2010.
- A. C. Goede, D. Glancy, H. Carter, A. Mills, K. Mabey, and A. R. Dixon, “Medium-term results of stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) for obstructed defecation and symptomatic rectal-anal intussusception,” Colorectal Disease, vol. 19, no. 9, pp. 1052–1057, 2011.
- M. Camilleri and A. E. Bharucha, “Behavioural and new pharmacological treatments for constipation: getting the balance right,” Gut, vol. 59, no. 9, pp. 1288–1296, 2010.