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Figure 15: Rectopexy. (a) Extensive rectal mobilisation, rectum drawn well up from pelvis and nerves identified. Mesh fixed to peri-sacral tissue with staplers. (b) mesh fixed to rectum with sutures. This procedure is being done without perfusion of inferior mesenteric artery, to show importance of arterial perfusion for live feel during the procedure, as seen in all preceding figures of anterior resection

Figure 15: Rectopexy. (a) Extensive rectal  mobilisation, rectum drawn well up from pelvis and nerves identified. Mesh fixed to peri-sacral tissue with staplers. (b) mesh fixed to rectum with sutures. This procedure is being done without perfusion of inferior mesenteric artery, to show importance of arterial perfusion for live feel during the procedure, as seen in all preceding figures of anterior resection