The gut microbiota and colorectal surgery outcomes: facts or hype? A narrative review

Agnes A, Puccioni C, D’Ugo D, Gasbarrini A, Biondi A, Persiani R.
BMC Surg. 2021 Feb 12;21(1):83. doi: 10.1186/s12893-021-01087-5. PMID: 33579260 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: The gut microbiota (GM) has been proposed as one of the main determinants of colorectal surgery complications and theorized as the “missing factor” that could explain still poorly understood complications. …RESULTS: According to preclinic …