Subscribe

Low Anterior Resection Score (LARS) | Rectal Carcinoma

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient who has had a low anterior resection using the low anterior resection score of Emmertsen and Laurberg.

Specialty:

Gastroenterology
Orthopedic Surgery
General Surgery

Objective:

complication detection

ICD-10:

K91.8

Description:

Emmertsen and Laurberg developed the Low Anterior Resection Score (LARS) to evaluate patients who have undergone a low anterior resection for rectal cancer. The authors are from Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone