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J R Soc Med. 1979 January; 72(1): 17–18.
PMCID: PMC1436697

Closure of the abdominal wound.

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  • Bentley PG, Owen WJ, Girolami PL, Dawson JL. Wound closure with Dexon (polyglycolic acid) mass suture. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 1978 Mar;60(2):125–127. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
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