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Letter to the Editor concerning the paper “Long-term outcome of total knee arthroplasty in morbid obesity patients”

  • Chao Tu
  • Wanchun Wang
  • Zhihong LiEmail author
Letter to the Editor
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Notes

Funding information

This study was funded by the Natural Science Foundation of Hunan Province, China (2018JJ3716).

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopedics, The Second Xiangya HospitalCentral South UniversityChangshaChina

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