Techniques in Coloproctology

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Pyoderma gangrenosum as first manifestation of Crohn’s disease

  • A. Rizzuto
  • G. Gallo
  • M. TrompettoEmail author
  • R. Sacco
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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards. This article does not contain any studies with animals performed by any of the authors.

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Informed consent was obtained from the participant included in the study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medical and Surgical SciencesUniversity of CatanzaroCatanzaroItaly
  2. 2.Department of Colorectal SurgeryS. Rita ClinicVercelliItaly

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