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World Journal of Surgery

, Volume 42, Issue 5, pp 1565–1566 | Cite as

Response to: Post-hepatectomy Lactate: Should We Add More? And Assessing Predictive Value of Post-operative Elevated Lactate for Adverse Outcomes Following Hepatectomy

  • Madeline Lemke
  • Julie Hallet
Reply, Letter to the Editor
  • 62 Downloads

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of General SurgeryOdette Cancer Centre – Sunnybrook Health Sciences CentreTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

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