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ISRN Anatomy
Volume 2013, Article ID 767403, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2013/767403
Research Article

Prevalence of Duodenal Diverticulum in South Indians: A Cadaveric Study

1Aarupadai Veedu Medical College, Pondicherry 607402, India
2Department of Anatomy, Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur 613004, India

Received 11 August 2013; Accepted 9 September 2013

Academic Editors: T. A. Aversi-Ferreira and C. Casteleyn

Copyright © 2013 Sulochana Sakthivel 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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