TITLE

Anal Incontinence Improvement After Silicone Injection May Be Related to Restoration of Sphincter Asymmetry

AUTHOR(S)
Oliveira, Lucia C. C.; Jorge, José Marcio Neves; Yussuf, Sonia; Habr-Gama, Angelita; Kiss, Desidério; Cecconello, Ivan
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Jun2009, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p155
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
42632984

 

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