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Perforation and abscess formation after radiological placement of a retrievable plastic biliary stent

By Ioanna Papadopoulou, Nicos I Fotiadis, Irfan Ahmed, Peter Thurley, Robert R Hutchins and Tim Fotheringham
Topics: Case Report
Publisher: BioMed Central
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