TITLE

Contraction of Gluteal Maximus Muscle on Increase of Intra-Abdominal Pressure: Role in the Fecal Continence Mechanism

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Dec2007, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p270
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
28324185

 

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