"Anastomotic Leak" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Breakdown of the connection and subsequent leakage of effluent (fluids, secretions, air) from a SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS of the digestive, respiratory, genitourinary, and cardiovascular systems. Most common leakages are from the breakdown of suture lines in gastrointestinal or bowel anastomosis.
- Anastomotic Leak
- Anastomotic Leaks
- Leak, Anastomotic
- Leaks, Anastomotic
- Anastomotic Leakage
- Anastomotic Leakages
- Leakage, Anastomotic
- Leakages, Anastomotic
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Anastomotic Leak" by people in Profiles.
Prevention of Anastomotic Leak Via Local Application of Tranexamic Acid to Target Bacterial-mediated Plasminogen Activation: A Practical Solution to a Complex Problem. Ann Surg. 2021 12 01; 274(6):e1038-e1046.
Why Do Anastomoses Leak? J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 10; 25(10):2728-2731.
Diagnosis and classification of ileal pouch disorders: consensus guidelines from the International Ileal Pouch Consortium. Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021 10; 6(10):826-849.
Preliminary Report From the Pelvic Floor Disorders Consortium: Large-Scale Data Collection Through Quality Improvement Initiatives to Provide Data on Functional Outcomes After Rectal Prolapse Repair. Dis Colon Rectum. 2021 08 01; 64(8):986-994.
Enterococcus faecalis Is Associated with Anastomotic Leak in Patients Undergoing Colorectal Surgery. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2021 Dec; 22(10):1047-1051.
Anastomotic Leak: Toward an Understanding of Its Root Causes. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 11; 25(11):2966-2975.
Patient Acceptance of Routine Serial Postoperative Endoscopy Following Low Anterior Resection (LAR) and Its Ability to Detect Biomarkers in Anastomotic Lavage Fluid. World J Surg. 2021 07; 45(7):2227-2234.
Landmark Series in Pancreatic Tumors: Anastomotic Techniques and Route of Reconstruction. Ann Surg Oncol. 2021 Apr; 28(4):2227-2234.
The "bowtie" reconstruction flap: A unique solution to cervical esophageal discontinuity repair. Am J Otolaryngol. 2021 Mar-Apr; 42(2):102890.
Abnormal vital signs after laparoscopic colorectal surgery: More common than you think. Am J Surg. 2021 03; 221(3):654-658.