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Gastroenterology Medicine & Research

Low Anterior Resection Syndrome – Treatment Possibilities

  • Open or CloseMichail Klimovskij1, Tomas Aukstikalnis2, Peter Christensen3 and Audrius Dulskas4,5*

    1East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust, England

    2Vilnius university Faculty of Medicine Institute of health sciences, Rehabilitation physical and sports medicine department, Lithuania

    3Department of Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark

    4Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania

    5Department of Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Vilnius, Lithuania

    *Corresponding author:Audrius Dulskas, Department of Abdominal and General Surgery and Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Santariskiu Str. 1, Vilnius LT – 08406, Lithuania

Submission: August 17, 2023; Published: August 28, 2023

DOI: 10.31031/GMR.2023.07.000668

ISSN 2637-7632
Volume7 Issue4


Purpose: Our purpose was to review the newest treatment possibilities of Low Anterior Resection Syndrome (LARS).
Methods: We have performed the narrative review of the newest literature and ongoing trials.
Results: There we discuss the possibilities of sacral neuromodulation, percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation.
Conclusion: Low anterior resection syndrome is a multifactorial condition with is very hard to treat. Best treatment option is preservation of rectum.

Keywords:Low anterior resection syndrome; LARS; Transanal irrigation; Sacral neuromodulation

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