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Re: A systematic review of contemporary management of oligometastatic prostate cancer: fighting a challenge or tilting at windmills? From Slaoui et al., World J urol 2019. Long-term safety of local radiation therapy of newly diagnosed low burden metastatic prostate cancer: an unaddressed concern

  • Bernardo RoccoEmail author
  • Sighinolfi Maria Chiara
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Acknowledgement

Local Ethical Committee - Area Vasta Emila Nord - Italy.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UrologyUniversity of Modena and Reggio EmiliaModenaItaly

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