TITLE

Endoscopic-Assisted Closure of Persistent Gastrocutaneous Fistula With a Porcine Fistula Plug: Report of a New Technique

AUTHOR(S)
Wood, James; Leong, Stephen; McCarter, Martin; Pearlman, Nathan; Stiegmann, Gregory; Gonzalez, Ricardo J.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Mar2010, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
48366772

 

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