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Volume 2013, Article ID 459147, 5 pages
Clinical Study

The Evaluation of a Modified Dufourmentel Flap after S-Type Excision for Pilonidal Sinus Disease

1Department of General Surgery, Balıkesir University Medical School, Balıkesir, Turkey
2Department of General Surgery, Yalova State Hospital, Yalova, Turkey
3Department of General Surgery, Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey

Received 22 April 2013; Accepted 5 June 2013

Academic Editors: E. de Bree and D. A. Sherris

Copyright © 2013 Murat Yildar 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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