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Year : 2020  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 4-6

Robotic transanal palliation of rectal tumors in frail patients: How i do it?

Department of Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA

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Dr. Roberto Bergamaschi
Taylor Pavilion, Suite D-361, 100 Woods Road, Valhalla, NY 10595
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/ijcs.ijcs_31_20

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Frail patients with malignant tumors of the rectum may be candidates for palliative robotic transanal surgery, given increased risks for perioperative morbidity and mortality. We, herein, described the surgical technique of robotic transanal surgery and attempted to provide readers with a concise insight into the current state of this procedure.

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