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Sigmoid volvulus: avoiding recurrence

  • S. S. AtamanalpEmail author
  • R. S. Atamanalp
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of General Surgery, Faculty of MedicineAtaturk UniversityErzurumTurkey

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