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Tumor Biology

, Volume 36, Issue 9, pp 6671–6672 | Cite as

Letter regarding Zhang et al. entitled “Systematic review of high-dose and standard-dose chemotherapies in the treatment of primary well-differentiated osteosarcoma”

  • Ke-wei Zhu
  • Wan-chun Wang
  • Ren Wu
  • Ding Chen
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Keywords

Letter Systematic review Primary well-differentiated osteosarcoma 

Notes

Conflicts of interest

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopedics Surgery, The Second Xiangya HospitalCentral South UniversityChangshaChina

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