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What is surgery ileoanal or ileorectal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
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In brief: This is when the

Colon is removed and part or all of the rectum is removed, then the small bowel or ileum is sewn/stapled to the rectum or anus, usually with the construction of a artificial rectal pouch and a temporary diverting ileostomy.

In brief: This is when the

Colon is removed and part or all of the rectum is removed, then the small bowel or ileum is sewn/stapled to the rectum or anus, usually with the construction of a artificial rectal pouch and a temporary diverting ileostomy.
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