Evaluation of necessity for mechanical bowel preparation before Milligan-Morgan hemorrhoidectomy: a randomized prospective clinical study

Tokac M., Bozkurt B., Dumlu E. G. , Ozkardes A., Yildirim M. B. , Kilic M.

MINERVA CHIRURGICA, vol.68, no.4, pp.393-398, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 68 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Title of Journal : MINERVA CHIRURGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.393-398


Aim. In this randomized prospective clinical study, we aimed to evaluate the effect of mechanical bowel preparation (MBP) before Milligan-Morgan hemorrhoidectomy on intraoperative procedures and postoperative complication rates to determine whether MBP is adventageous or not before elective anorectal surgeries.