Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp 784–785 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Re-resection of Positive Bile Duct Margin for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma

  • Fabio Bagante
  • Timothy M. PawlikEmail author
ASO Author Reflections



Fabio Bagante and Timothy M. Pawlik have no conflicts of interest to disclose.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryThe Ohio State University Wexner Medical CenterColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Department of Surgery, The Urban Meyer III and Shelley Meyer Chair for Cancer ResearchThe Ohio State University, Wexner Medical CenterColumbusUSA

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