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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp 830–831 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Staging Laparoscopy Improves Overall Survival of Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Found to Have Occult Metastatic Disease

  • Naomi M. Sell
  • Cristina R. FerroneEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosures

Naomi M. Sell and Cristina R. Ferrone have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA

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