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South African Journal of Surgery

On-line version ISSN 2078-5151

S. Afr. j. surg. vol.48 n.3 Cape Town Aug. 2010

 

CASE REPORT

 

A rare congenital midline cervical cleft

 

 

C. WardenI; A. J. W. MillarII

IM.B. Ch.B. Department of Paediatric Surgery, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, Cape Town
IIM.B. Ch.B., F.R.C.S. (edin.), F.R.C.S. (eng.), D.C.H., F.R.A.C.S., F.C.S. (s.A.). Department of Paediatric Surgery, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, Cape Town

 

 

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