Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 2, Issue 6, pp 467–468 | Cite as

Colorectal cancer: Prevention and early detection are the issues, not postoperative surveillance

  • Nicholas J. Petrelli
Editorial

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicholas J. Petrelli
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  1. 1.Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Sts.BuffaloUSA

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