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Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer: Approaches, Challenges and Outcome

By Emad H. Aly

Submitted: April 20th 2011Reviewed: September 25th 2011Published: March 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/33501

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Emad H. Aly (March 16th 2012). Laparoscopic Surgery for Rectal Cancer: Approaches, Challenges and Outcome, Contemporary Issues in Colorectal Surgical Practice, Yik-Hong Ho, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/33501. Available from:

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