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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp 705–706 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Postoperative Chylothorax After Radical Subtotal Esophagectomy

  • Yu OhkuraEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosure

Yu Ohkura has no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Gastroenterological SurgeryToranomon Hospital, and Okinaka Memorial Institute for Medical ResearchTokyoJapan

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