08 basic information about DIGESTIVE SYSTEM IMPLANTS

PATIENT INFORMATION: Alimentary System Implants

What ... for? (Indications) Implants in the region of the digestive tract serve to repair and restore e. g. the continuity of the gastrointestinal tract (esophageal, biliary, pancreatic, duodenal, colo-rectal). They help for abdominal wall reconstruction and the gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), accidental bowel leakage (fecal or bowel incontinence) and...