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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 26, Issue 3, pp 827–828 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Improving the Rate of Breast Reconstruction in Underserved Populations

  • Maxime M. Wang
  • Kathie-Ann JosephEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosures

The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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