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Effect of aloe vera gel on healing peristomal skin complications in patients with colostomy and ileostomy

Mahboobeh Magharei
Negar Ejtemaei
Fereshteh Dehghanrad
Hajar Khazraei

Department of Nursing, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Student Research Committee, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Colorectal Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Family Medicine & Primary Care Review 2021; 23(4): 447–451
Online publish date: 2021/12/30
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