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Influence of perineal prostatectomy on anal continence

By Nádia Ricci Guilger, José Marcio Neves Jorge, Renato Prado Costa, Fernando Cesar Salla, Magaly Gemio Teixeira, Sergio Carlos Nahas and Ivan Cecconello
Topics: Clinical Science
Publisher: Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
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