Ulcerative Colitis and Familial Adenomatous Polyposis

Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Jason Frischer discusses management techniques of ulcerative colitis and familial adenomatous polyposis. Topics of discussion include nutrition, steroids, thromboprphylaxis, and surgical considerations. Presentation involves discussion of anastomosis location and type, familial adenomatous polyposis anastomosis, level of ileoanal anastomosis, pouch endoscopy with surveillance biopsy, gelpoint mini device, j-pouch creation, laparoscopic versus open approach, hand sew versus stapled anastomosis, thromboembolism, endorectal mucosectomy, fecundity and fertility after IPAA, and longterm outcomes of restorative proctocolectomy in children with ulcerative colitis.