Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 10, Issue 8, pp 827–828 | Cite as

Management of Peritoneal Carcinomatosis: Is an Answer at Hand?

Editorial

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologyUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer CenterHouston
  2. 2.Department of Surgical OncologyUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer CenterHouston

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