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Minimally Invasive Techniques in Surgical Oncology

  • Mario Morino
  • Alberto Arezzo
  • Enrico Ruffini
  • Alberto Oliaro
Part of the Updates in Surgery book series (UPDATESSURG)

Abstract

Minimally invasive surgery for cancer is an emerging concept, now that it has achieved established success in the treatment of several benign diseases. Nevertheless mature data on the safety of these procedures is keenly awaited, as to date they are mostly restricted to the field of colon cancer.

Keywords

Gastric Cancer Rectal Cancer Sentinel Node Sentinel Node Biopsy Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Morino
    • 1
  • Alberto Arezzo
    • 1
  • Enrico Ruffini
    • 2
  • Alberto Oliaro
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre of Mini-Invasive SurgeryS. Giovanni Battista University HospitalTurinItaly
  2. 2.Thoracic SurgeryS. Giovanni Battista University HospitalTurinItaly

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