A novel technique for minimally invasive removal of a foreign body in the rectal wall

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

This study was approved by the Changhai Hospital Ethics Committee.

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Informed consent was obtained from the parents for the use of photographic images and recording of the operative procedures.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Emergency DepartmentChanghai Hospital, Second Military Medical UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Department of OrthopedicsChanghai Hospital, Second Military Medical UniversityShanghaiChina

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