Diseases of the Colon & Rectum

, Volume 40, Issue 10, pp 1261–1261 | Cite as

Artificial anal sphincter

  • C. A. Hajivassiliou
  • I. G. Finlay
  • W. Douglas Wong
  • David A. Rothenberger
Letters to the Editor
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Keywords

Public Health Anal Sphincter Artificial Anal Sphincter 

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© American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. A. Hajivassiliou
    • 1
  • I. G. Finlay
    • 1
  • W. Douglas Wong
    • 2
  • David A. Rothenberger
    • 2
  1. 1.YorkhillScotland, UK
  2. 2.St. Paul

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