Table 1

Patients excluded, because they did not fit the inclusion criteria or they had additional proctologic diseases.

Hemorrhoidal recurrence

57


Hemorrhoids and other anal/rectal diseases

67


Anal fissure

51


Polipoid lesions

9


Perianal fistula

4


Perianal abscess

3


Stapled hemorrhoidopexy

27


Diana et al. BMC Surgery 2009 9:16   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-9-16

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