TITLE

Minimally Invasive Surgical Enucleation or Esophagogastrectomy for Benign Tumor of the Esophagus

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Jun2008, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p120
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
32441865

 

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