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Obesity Surgery

, Volume 29, Issue 2, pp 647–648 | Cite as

Invited Response Letter to the Letter “Our Experience Regarding the Association between Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor and Bariatric Surgery. A Response to a Letter “Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor After Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: Be Awake Before, During, and After a Bariatric Procedure”

  • Tuna Bilecik
  • Faruk KaratekeEmail author
Letter to Editor/LED Reply
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Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical Statement and Consent Statement

Not required.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of General Surgery, Istinye University, School of MedicineVM Mersin Medical Park HospitalMersinTurkey
  2. 2.Department of General SurgeryVM Mersin Medical Park HospitalMersinTurkey

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