TITLE

Risk of seeding is reduced by associating diagnostic biopsy with percutaneous ablation for hepatocellular carcinoma

AUTHOR(S)
G Germani
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Gut;May2009, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p734
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
37598155

 

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