Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp 892–893 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Strap Muscle Invasion Does Not Influence Recurrence and Survival in Patients with Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

  • Moran AmitEmail author
  • Mongkol Boonsripitayanon
  • Mark E. Zafereo
ASO Author Reflections



Moran Amit, Mongkol Boonsripitayanon, and Mark E. Zafereo have no conflicts of interest to disclose.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Moran Amit
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mongkol Boonsripitayanon
    • 1
    • 2
  • Mark E. Zafereo
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Surgery, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Unit 1445The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Division of Head, Neck, and Breast Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj HospitalMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand

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