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Techniques in Coloproctology

, Volume 22, Issue 5, pp 385–387 | Cite as

Endoscopic submucosal injection: a novel technique facilitating dissection in transanal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS)

  • Y. M. Ho
  • A. Mishra
  • N. Ward
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Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

All procedures performed in the study involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the Trust and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryWest Suffolk HospitalBury Saint EdmundsUK
  2. 2.School of MedicineGriffith UniversityGold CoastAustralia

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