Preliminary Clinical Experience on Transrectal NOTES Single Port for Rectal Resection and TME

Ricardo Zorron, Henrique Phillips, Djalma Coelho & Tido Junghans
Objectives: Natural orifice surgery has been applied for abdominal surgery in recent years, using either a transvaginal or a transgastric access to perform procedures. Despite potential advantages of using transcolonic NOTES to treat colorectal diseases, its application is still rare in the literature.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]