Leaks following colonic or rectal anastomoses

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In the previous chapter we have focused mainly on leaks originating from the small bowel. But, for the majority of surgeons, the most common leaks are those following elective or emergency colorectal surgery. We have asked Dr. Efron to elaborate further on this topic.-The Editors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSchein's Common Sense Emergency Abdominal Surgery (Third Edition)
Subtitle of host publicationAn Unconventional Book for Trainees and Thinking Surge
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9783540748205
StatePublished - 2009

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  • Medicine(all)


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