TITLE

Prognostic value of mutational characteristics in gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a single-center experience in 275 cases

AUTHOR(S)
Wang, Ming; Xu, Jia; Zhao, Wenyi; Tu, Lin; Qiu, Weiqing; Wang, Chaojie; Shen, Yangyin; Liu, Qiang; Cao, Hui
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Medical Oncology;Jan2014, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
93504265

 

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