– To understand the rationale for the Kono-S anastomosis and the way it is fashioned.
– To explain the possible advantages of the Kono-S anastomosis following ileocolic resection.
– To explain the possible advantages of stem cell therapy for complex perianal fistulas.
– To understand which patient population might be eligible for future stem cell therapy for complex perianal fistulas.
In order throughout the episode:
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