Transanal excision is a treatment for rectal cancer whereby tumors are removed using instruments inserted through the anus.
- local or general anesthesia may be used
- involves removal of tumors as well as a small amount of surrounding tissue
- procedure and sphincter, allowing for better quality of life following surgerye preserves the anu
- most patients will require chemotherapy or radiation treatment following surgery
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