TITLE

Information sources and cancer risk in subjects with Barrett's esophagus

AUTHOR(S)
Green, Bryan; Shaheen, Nicholas J; Noble, Marc; Schmitz, Sarah M; Wei, Jeffrey T; Provenzale, Dawn
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS228
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Information sources and cancer risk in subjects with Barrett's esophagus," by Bryan Green and colleagues is presented.
ACCESSION #
66954823

 

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