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Percutaneous Repair of Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures: A Step in the Right Direction

Siddhartha Sharma

Citation Information : Sharma S. Percutaneous Repair of Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures: A Step in the Right Direction. J Foot Ankle Surg Asia-Pacific 2015; 2 (2):0-0.

DOI: 10.5005/jfasap-2-2-v

Published Online: 01-09-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; The Author(s).


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