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Short-term outcomes of transanal hemorrhoidal dearterialization with mucopexy versus vessel-sealing device hemorrhoidectomy for grade III to IV hemorrhoids: a prospective randomized multicenter trial. Dis Colon Rectum 2019; 62: 988-996

Published: 5th March 2020

Authors: Trenti L, Biondo S, Kreisler Moreno E, Sanchez-Garcia JL, Espin-Basany E, Landaluce-Olavarria A et al.


Eighty patients were included. More patients were still taking non-steroidal painkillers after seven days who had vessel sealing haemorrhoidectomy (88 versus 54 per cent, P=0.002). Postoperative complications, patient satisfaction, return to work and quality of life were similar.

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