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ASO Author Reflections: Identifying Optimal Surgical Candidates in Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Portal Vein Tumor Thrombus

  • Jae Uk Chong
  • Jin Sub ChoiEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosures

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Department of SurgeryYonsei University College of MedicineSeoulRepublic of Korea

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