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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 5948962, 3 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/5948962
Case Report

Laparoscopic Reduction and Closure of an Internal Hernia Secondary to Gynecologic Surgery

1Department of Surgery, Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Center, 3-4-32 Todaijima, Urayasu, Chiba 279-0001, Japan
2Department of Surgery, Jichi Medical University, 1-3311 Yakushiji, Shimotsuke, Tochigi 329-0498, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Takashi Sakamoto; moc.liamg@39cakat

Received 14 October 2016; Accepted 15 March 2017; Published 19 March 2017

Academic Editor: Mehrdad Nikfarjam

Copyright © 2017 Takashi Sakamoto and Alan Kawarai Lefor. 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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