Treatment of Anal Fistulas Advancement Flap (flap)
This study has been completed.
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First received: January 5, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2005
History: No changes posted
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||May 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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