Full-Thickness Local Excision

  • Lauren A. Kosinski
  • John H. Marks
  • Gerald J. Marks


Rectal Cancer Local Excision Local Recurrence Rate Rectal Prolapse Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lauren A. Kosinski
    • 1
  • John H. Marks
  • Gerald J. Marks
  1. 1.Lankenau, Bryn Mawr, and Paoli HospitalsWynnewoodUSA

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