Colon Resection Large Bowel or Large Intestine Resection Lower Anterior Resection
 
 

Colon Resection (Large Bowel or Large Intestine Resection, Lower Anterior Resection)

Colon resection, also called a large bowel or large intestine resection or a lower anterior resection, removes the entire colon or a part of it. The colon is also referred to as the large bowel or large intestine. This is performed in open, minimally invasive laparoscopic or robotic surgery.

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