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South African Journal of Surgery

On-line version ISSN 2078-5151

S. Afr. j. surg. vol.48 n.4 Cape Town Nov. 2010

 

EDITORIAL

 

The role of colonic stents in 2010

 

C. Warden, P.A. Goldberg

 

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