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Science China Life Sciences

, Volume 62, Issue 6, pp 862–864 | Cite as

Seldom-segment versus multi-segment intramedullary spinal cord gliomas: a comparative clinical study

  • Jianjun SunEmail author
  • Zhenyu Wang
  • Zhendong Li
  • Haibo Wu
  • Mei Zheng
  • Qing Chang
  • Yunfeng Han
  • Zhihui Cui
  • Hung I. Liao
  • Tao Wang
  • Xiaodong Chen
  • Xuan Yang
  • Jun YangEmail author
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Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Science Foundation for The Excellent Youth Scholars of Ministry of Education of China (200800011035) and National Natural Science Foundation of China (81200969/H0912) and Fujian Provincial Natural Science Foundation (2012Y0058).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jianjun Sun
    • 1
    Email author
  • Zhenyu Wang
    • 1
  • Zhendong Li
    • 1
  • Haibo Wu
    • 2
  • Mei Zheng
    • 3
  • Qing Chang
    • 4
  • Yunfeng Han
    • 1
  • Zhihui Cui
    • 5
  • Hung I. Liao
    • 6
  • Tao Wang
    • 1
  • Xiaodong Chen
    • 1
  • Xuan Yang
    • 7
  • Jun Yang
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryPeking University Third HospitalBeijingChina
  2. 2.Department of Neuroradiology, Peking University Third HospitalPeking UniversityBeijingChina
  3. 3.Department of Neurology, Peking University Third HospitalPeking UniversityBeijingChina
  4. 4.Department of Pathology, Peking University Third HospitalPeking UniversityBeijingChina
  5. 5.Institute of Laboratory MedicineFuzhou General Hospital of Nanjing Military CommandFuzhouChina
  6. 6.Department of Internal MedicineWyckoff Heights Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  7. 7.Eye Center, Beijing Tongren HospitalCapital Medical UniversityBeijingChina

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