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Littre's operation

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Colostomy in intestinal obstruction.

See also Amussat's operation, or lumbar colostomy for obstruction of the colon, under Jean Zuléma Amussat, French surgeon, 1796-1856.


  • A. Littre:
    Diverse observations anatomiques.
    Histoire de l'Académie royale des sciences, Paris, (1710), 1732: 36-37.

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