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Response to letter to editor regarding published article—metachronous colorectal cancer following segmental or extended colectomy in Lynch syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis

  • Mark P. Lythgoe
  • Salim S. Malik
  • Mark McPhail
  • Kevin J. Monahan
Letter to the Editor
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark P. Lythgoe
    • 1
    • 2
  • Salim S. Malik
    • 1
    • 2
  • Mark McPhail
    • 1
    • 2
  • Kevin J. Monahan
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Imperial College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.Family History of Bowel Cancer Clinic, West Middlesex University HospitalChelsea and Westminster Hospitals NHS TrustLondonUK

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