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Journal of Gastroenterology

, Volume 54, Issue 5, pp 471–472 | Cite as

Meaningless comparison of resection depth between cold snare polypectomy and endoscopic mucosal resection

  • Mitsunobu MatsushitaEmail author
  • Akiyoshi Nishio
  • Kazuichi Okazaki
Letter to the Editor
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mitsunobu Matsushita
    • 1
    Email author
  • Akiyoshi Nishio
    • 1
  • Kazuichi Okazaki
    • 1
  1. 1.Third Department of Internal MedicineKansai Medical UniversityOsakaJapan

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