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Gastric Cancer

, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 56–65 | Cite as

The first European Union Network of Excellence for Gastric Cancer conference, Rome, Italy, April 2008

  • William Allum
  • Alfredo Garofalo
  • Maurizio Degiuli
  • Christoph Schuhmacher
Meeting Report

Keywords

Gastric Cancer Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection Early Gastric Cancer Endoscopic Mucosal Resection Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy 
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© The International Gastric Cancer Association and The Japanese Gastric Cancer Association 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • William Allum
    • 1
  • Alfredo Garofalo
    • 1
  • Maurizio Degiuli
    • 1
  • Christoph Schuhmacher
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryRoyal Marsden NHS Foundation TrustLondonUK

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