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Anastomotic leak management after a low anterior resection leading to recurrent abdominal compartment syndrome: a case report and review of the literature.

by Kostas Toutouzas, Eleftheria S Kleidi, Panagiotis G Drimousis, Margarita Balla, Metaxia N Papanikolaou, Andreas Larentzakis, Dimitrios Theodorou, Stylianos Katsaragakis
Journal of medical case reports ()


Low anterior resection is usually the procedure of choice for rectal cancer, but a series of complications often accompany this procedure. This case report describes successful management of an intricate anastomotic leak after a low anterior resection.

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