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Figure 4: Intraoperative findings. The rectosigmoid mesentery is grasped with the End-Relief™, and then dissected using the electrocautery device (a). The puborectalis and the anococcygeal ligaments (Hiatal ligament) are dissected to the intersphincteric plane, which is about 2 cm distal from the top of the anococcygeal ligament (arrow) (b)

Figure 4: Intraoperative findings. The rectosigmoid mesentery is grasped with the End-Relief™, and then dissected using the electrocautery device (a). The puborectalis and the anococcygeal ligaments (Hiatal ligament) are dissected to the intersphincteric plane, which is about 2 cm distal from the top of the anococcygeal ligament (arrow) (b)