Linear pressure profiles and symmetric findings in the stimulated gracilis muscle.

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PURPOSE This is the first report of linear pressure profiles and symmetric findings in preoperative and postoperative (after gracilis muscle retraining) patients. Length of the anal canal and symmetry have been well documented in the literature as significant parameters in the maintenance of anal incontinence. Significant improvement of these parameters… (More)

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@article{Yip2003LinearPP, title={Linear pressure profiles and symmetric findings in the stimulated gracilis muscle.}, author={Benson Yip and Richard Barrett and John A. Coller and Peter W. Marcello and John J. Murray and Patricia Roberts and Lawrence C. Rusin and David J. Schoetz}, journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum}, year={2003}, volume={46 1}, pages={77-80} }