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International Journal of Surgical Oncology
Volume 2011, Article ID 901574, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/901574
Clinical Study

Clinical Outcome of Laparoscopic Intersphincteric Resection Combined with Transanal Rectal Dissection for T3 Low Rectal Cancer in Patients with a Narrow Pelvis

1Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Toho University Medical Center, Omori Hospital, 6-11-1 Omorinishi Otaku, Tokyo 1438541, Japan
2Department of Surgery, JyuJyo Hospital, Chiba prefecture, Japan

Received 30 April 2011; Accepted 14 September 2011

Academic Editor: Giuseppe Nigri

Copyright © 2011 Kimihiko Funahashi 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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