Factors that predict conversion in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery for Crohn's disease.

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BACKGROUND To identify factors that would predict conversion in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery for Crohn's disease. METHODS Data were collected retrospectively. All procedures were performed by an experienced laparoscopic surgeon. RESULTS Forty-eight patients underwent 57 laparoscopic procedures. Twenty-six of these procedures were for… (More)

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@article{Moorthy2004FactorsTP, title={Factors that predict conversion in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery for Crohn's disease.}, author={Krishna Moorthy and Tracey Shaul and Robert J Foley}, journal={American journal of surgery}, year={2004}, volume={187 1}, pages={47-51} }