Colorectal resection in deep pelvic endometriosis: Surgical technique and post-operative complications
Marco Milone, Francesco Milone, Mario Musella, Giuseppe De Placido, Antonio Mollo, Loredana Maria Sosa Fernandez, Guido Coretti, Department of Advanced Biomedical Science, University of Naples “Federico II”, 80131 Naples, Italy
Andrea Vignali, Ugo Elmore, Riccardo Rosati, Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, University Vita Salute, 20132 Milan, Italy
Giusto Pignata, Umberto Bracale, General and Mini-invasive Surgery, “San Camillo” Hospital, 38122 Trento, Italy
Author contributions: All authors contributed equally to this paper.
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Correspondence to: Marco Milone, MD, Surgery Unit, Department of Advanced Biomedical Science, University of Naples “Federico II”, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: June 26, 2015
Peer-review started: June 27, 2015
First decision: July 10, 2015
Revised: July 30, 2015
Accepted: September 28, 2015
Article in press: September 30, 2015
Published online: December 21, 2015