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  • Experimental studies have shown the functional efficacy of recreating a new internal sphincter with the colonic muscle by first demucosating and then everting the last 1.5 cm of the colonic end that is anastomosed to the neoanus in the perineal skin.

    --J. M. Devesa et al., 2005, "Total anorectal reconstruction: a novel technique", Techniques in Coloproctology 9(2): 149-152

    May 25, 2008