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Metronidazole for pain after haemorrhoid surgery

  1. Sharath Chandra Vikram Paravastu1,*,
  2. Richard Slater2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Colorectal Cancer Group

Published Online: 31 AUG 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010727

How to Cite

Paravastu SCV, Slater R. Metronidazole for pain after haemorrhoid surgery (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD010727. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010727.

Author Information

  1. 1

    The University of Sheffield, Academic Vascular Unit, Sheffield, UK

  2. 2

    Rotherham General Hospital, Colorectal Surgery, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, UK

*Sharath Chandra Vikram Paravastu, Academic Vascular Unit, The University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield, S1 4DA, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 31 AUG 2013



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