Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 14, Issue 5, pp 1528–1529 | Cite as

Local Recurrence in Soft Tissue Sarcoma: More About the Tumor, Less About the Surgeon

Editorial Review

Keywords

Sarcoma Local Recurrence Histological Grade Soft Tissue Sarcoma Manner Contingent 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA

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