TITLE

The Effect of Peritoneal Contamination on Wound Strength of Small Bowel and Colonic Anastomoses

AUTHOR(S)
Orlando, Marc D.; Chendrasekhar, Akella; Bundz, Samuel; Burt, E.T.; Moorman, Donald W.; Timberlake, Gregory A.
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jul1999, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p673
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a study that evaluated anastomotic wound strength in the instance of fecal contamination of the peritoneal cavity during anastomotic healing. Materials and methods; Results; Discussion.
ACCESSION #
2035394

 

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