The antegrade continence enema procedure: a review of the literature.


Journal Article (Review)

Since the antegrade continence enema (ACE) was first described in 1990 for fecal incontinence, more than 100 cases have been reported in the literature. This report reviews the indications, operative modifications, outcome, and complications of the procedure.

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Cited Authors

  • Graf, JL; Strear, C; Bratton, B; Housley, HT; Jennings, RW; Harrison, MR; Albanese, CT

Published Date

  • August 1998

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 33 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 1294 - 1296

PubMed ID

  • 9722008

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9722008

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1531-5037

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-3468

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0022-3468(98)90172-5


  • eng