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ASO Author Reflections: It is Essential to Explore More Accurate Nodal Staging System for Esophageal Cancer

  • Wen-Ping Wang
  • Long-Qi ChenEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosure

The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Thoracic SurgeryWest China Hospital of Sichuan UniversityChengduChina

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