International Journal of Colorectal Disease

, Volume 28, Issue 12, pp 1739–1741

Laparoscopic repair of internal hernia following laparoscopic anterior resection

  • Nabila Ansari
  • Anil Keshava
  • Matthew J. F. X. Rickard
  • Gillian L. Richardson
Letter to the Editor

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nabila Ansari
    • 1
    • 2
  • Anil Keshava
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Matthew J. F. X. Rickard
    • 1
    • 2
  • Gillian L. Richardson
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Colorectal SurgeryConcord Repatriation General HospitalSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Department of Colorectal SurgeryMacquarie University HospitalSydneyAustralia
  3. 3.Macquarie GI, Macquarie University ClinicMacquarie UniversitySydneyAustralia

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