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Laparoscopic Assisted ACE Procedure for Fecal Incontinence in Children (II)

  • Prasad P. Godbole
  • Julian P. Roberts

Abstract

The ACE procedure for faecal incontinence in children incorporates several principles:
  1. 1.

    An empty colon can keep a patient faecally continent.

     
  2. 2.

    The colon can be emptied antegradely via a catheter or tube in the proximal colon as evidenced by the on table colonic washout.

     
  3. 3.

    The Mitrofanoff principle of continent catheterisable stomas.

     

Keywords

Fecal Incontinence Pediatric Urology Antegrade Continence Enema Home Care Team Standard Measuring Device 
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References

  1. 1.
    Malone PS, Ransley PG, Kiely EM. Preliminary report: the antegrade continence enema. Lancet 1990;336:1217–1218.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Malone PSJ, Wedderburn AW. Fecal Incontinence in Pediatric Urology. In: Gearhart J, Rink R, Mouriquand P (eds). Pediatric Urology, 1st ed. Philadelphia: Saunders, 2001; pp 1015–1023.Google Scholar
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    Curry JL, Osborne A, Malone PS: The MACE procedure: experience in the United Kingdom. J Pediatr Surg 1999;34:338–340.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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  • Prasad P. Godbole
  • Julian P. Roberts

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