Randomized comparison between stapled hemorrhoidopexy and Ferguson hemorrhoidectomy for grade III hemorrhoids in Taiwan: a prospective study

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Short-term and mid-term outcomes of stapled hemorrhoidopexy (SH) were compared with those for Ferguson hemorrhoidectomy (FH) for treating hemorrhoids. Patients with prolapsed hemorrhoids were randomized into two groups treated with SH (N = 300) and FH (N = 296) at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Chiayi in Taiwan between January 2002 and December 2004. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00384-006-0244-0

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@article{Huang2006RandomizedCB, title={Randomized comparison between stapled hemorrhoidopexy and Ferguson hemorrhoidectomy for grade III hemorrhoids in Taiwan: a prospective study}, author={Wen-Shih Huang and Chih-chien Chin and Chong-Hung Yeh and Paul Yann Lin and Jeng-Yi Wang}, journal={International Journal of Colorectal Disease}, year={2006}, volume={22}, pages={955-961} }