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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Plummer, J. M.; McDonald, Archibald H.; Newnham, Mark S.; McFarlane, Michael E.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Article Title
Civilian Rectal Trauma: The Surgical Challenge [Abstract]
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2004
Volume ID
53 Suppl. 2
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Page(s)
63
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
Civilian rectal trauma, though uncommon, is associates with significant morbidity. While there is no consensus on its treatment, the majority are treated with a diverting colostomy. This is associates with significant morbidity. The challenge is to reduce treatment related morbidity.
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