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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 195736, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/195736
Case Report

Intestinal Obstruction due to Bilateral Strangulated Femoral Hernias

1General Surgery, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust, London SE18 6SY, UK
2General and Breast Surgery, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust, London SE18 4QH, UK

Received 27 April 2014; Accepted 16 June 2014; Published 26 June 2014

Academic Editor: David J. Bentrem

Copyright © 2014 Ioannis Nikolopoulos et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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