TITLE

Fibrin glue in the treatment of anal fistula: a systematic review

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Annals of Surgical Innovation & Research;2009, Vol. 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
47328027

 

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