Imaging of the Postoperative Colon.
Radiol Clin North Am. 2018 Sep;56(5):835-845. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2018.04.006.
Huo E1, Eisenmenger L2, Weinstein S3.
Recognition of postoperative complications is important for the immediate diagnosis and treatment needed for appropriate patient care. Identification of postoperative complications from colon surgery requires not only knowledge of the type of procedure, but also the expected normal postoperative appearance. The purpose of this article is to discuss and review the expected anatomic changes after colorectal surgery, and the appearance of the most common postoperative complications.