Laparoscopic Pyloromyotomy

  • Gordon A. MacKinlay
  • Douglas C. Barnhart


Laparoscopic Group Port Site Access Site Postoperative Pain Relief Falciform Ligament 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gordon A. MacKinlay
    • 1
  • Douglas C. Barnhart
    • 2
  1. 1.The Royal Hospital for Sick ChildrenThe University of EdinburghEdinburghScotland UK
  2. 2.The Children’s HospitalUniversity of Alabama-BirminghamBirminghamUSA

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