Stein G. Larsen MD
Recently updated 26.04.2014
Oslo University Hospital
- Placement of the stoma is marked on the skin.
- Patients in which an anastomosis is planned should have a thorough bowel emptying procedure.
- Thrombosis prophylaxis
- Antibiotic prophylaxis
- Epidural catheter is inserted for postoperative pain treatment.
- A bladder catheter is inserted.
- The patient lies horizontally on the operation table with legs supported to be lifted easily if an anastomosis is to be performed.
- The operation is carried out under general anesthesia.
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