Irritable bowel syndrome and surgery in HMO health examinees

Longstreth, George F; Yao, Janis F
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS265
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Surgery in HMO Health Examinees," by George F. Longstreth, and Janis F. Yao is presented.


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