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Mobile Right Colon Syndrome: Obscure Cause of Lower Right Abdominal Pain

Lovenish Bains 1 , * , Amit Gupta 1 , Daljit Kaur 2 and Aman Batish 3
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1 Institute-Department of Surgery, Dr BSA Medical College and Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Institute-Max Super Speciality Hospital, Dehradun, India
3 Institute-Department of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
Article information
  • Annals of Colorectal Research: June 01, 2016, 4 (2); e35527
  • Published Online: June 22, 2016
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: December 14, 2015
  • Revised: May 18, 2016
  • Accepted: June 12, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/acr-35527

To Cite: Bains L, Gupta A, Kaur D, Batish A. Mobile Right Colon Syndrome: Obscure Cause of Lower Right Abdominal Pain, Ann Colorectal Res. 2016 ; 4(2):e35527. doi: 10.17795/acr-35527.

Abstract
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1. Context
2. Evidence Acquisition
3. Results
4. Conclusions
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