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Broad clinical utilization of NOTES: is it safe? Horgan S, Meireles OR, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Ferreres A, Ramamoorthy S, Savides T, Katagiri T, Dotai T, Sedrak M, Majid SF, Nijhawan S, Talamini MA. Surg Endosc. 2013 Jun;27(6):1872-80
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