Use of ‘the mankini’ for optimal exposure of the perineum

  • Joyce Lok Gee Ma Central Gippsland Health
  • Rumana Islam Central Gippsland Health
  • Paul Norman Strauss Central Gippsland Health
Keywords: Perineum, exposure, anorectal surgery, coloproctology, surgical technique

Abstract

Adequate exposure of the perineum in anorectal surgery is essential, but can be difficult to achieve in some patients. We have devised a simple and inexpensive technique which will allow us to expose the perineal region with ease.

Author Biographies

Joyce Lok Gee Ma, Central Gippsland Health

Central Gippsland Health

Rumana Islam, Central Gippsland Health
Central Gippsland Health
Paul Norman Strauss, Central Gippsland Health
Central Gippsland Health
Published
2018-04-10
How to Cite
Ma, J., Islam, R., & Strauss, P. (2018). Use of ‘the mankini’ for optimal exposure of the perineum. South African Journal of Surgery, 56(1), 40. Retrieved from http://sajs.redbricklibrary.com/index.php/sajs/article/view/2582
Section
Letters to the Editor