Colorectal Surgery

COLORECTAL SURGERY

What is Colorectal Surgery ?

Colorectal surgery is a field in medicine dealing with disorders of the rectum, anus, and colon. The field is also known as proctology, but this term is now used infrequently within medicine and is most often employed to identify practices relating to the anus and rectum in particular.

How long does colorectal surgery take?

However, 3 large randomized controlled trials of open versus laparoscopic colorectal resections quote average operative times for open procedures of between 95 and 135 minutes.