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Where is the best skin incision for partial resection of the small intestine?

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Hepato-gastroenterology
Publication Date
Volume
57
Issue
101
Pages
794–796
Identifiers
PMID: 21033231
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The ideal location of a small skin incision for small intestinal lesions is above the umbilicus for jejunal lesions, and below the umbilicus for ileal lesions.

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