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Foreign Body, Rectum (cont.)

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Author: Martin J Carey, MD, MPH, BCh, Program Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP

REFERENCE:

MedscapeReference.com. Rectal Foreign Bodies.

Previous contributing editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor III, MD, Vice-Chief, Compliance Officer, Attending Physician Emergency Medicine Residency, Department of Emergency Medicine, Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina.


Last Editorial Review: 4/20/2012

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