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Risk Factors of Chu et al for Surgical Site Infection (SSI) After Intestinal Stoma Reversal

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

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Description:

Chu et al studied surgical site infections (SSIs) associated with reversal of an intestinal stoma. Stoma reversal is often considered to be a low-risk procedure but can be associated with complications in patients with significant comorbidities. The authors are from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the Mayo Clinic.

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