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    Remove #&12345; strings

    dear all,

    does anyone know how i can remove strings like #&876543; with regex in php ?

    the number part in the string is dynamic.

    it would be great to hear from you, and i will appreciate your help a lot!

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    Just remove it?

    PHP Code:
    $theString preg_replace("/#&\d+;/"''$theString); 
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