End-to-End Compression Anastomosis for Left-sided Colectomy Endo-CAR Study
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Patient age over 18
Patient schedule for colonic surgery requiring E-t-E anastomosis
Patient is able to understand and to sign the Informed Consent Form
Patient has known allergy to Nickel
Patient with bowel obstruction, strangulation, peritonitis, perforation, local or systemic infection
Patient on regular steroid medication
Patient with preexisting sphincter problems or evidence of extensive local disease of the pelvis
Patient following radiation (that compromised the anastomosis)
Patient who are undergoing a defunctioning stoma
Patient with contraindication to general anesthesia
Patient who is currently participating in other clinical trial