Estimated intermediate risk endometrial cancer: debate and new perspectives on therapy individualization and prognosis establishment starting from a peculiar case

Gizzo, Salvatore; Fabris, Alberta; Litta, Pietro; Saccardi, Carlo
May 2014
International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Pathology;2014, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p2664
Academic Journal
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