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Transverse Colon Volvulus: a Rare Cause of Intestinal Obstruction

  • Daryl Kai Ann Chia
  • Dedrick Kok Hong ChanEmail author
  • Ker-Kan Tan
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Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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© The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of SurgeryNational University Health System SingaporeSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Division of Colorectal Surgery, University Surgical ClusterNational University HospitalSingaporeSingapore

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