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ASO Author Reflections: A Novel Muscle Measure for Gastric Cancer

  • Zhi-Fang Zheng
  • Jun Lu
  • Chang-Ming Huang
ASO Author Reflections

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There are no conflicts of interests.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhi-Fang Zheng
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jun Lu
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • Chang-Ming Huang
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Gastric SurgeryFujian Medical University Union HospitalFuzhouChina
  2. 2.Department of General SurgeryFujian Medical University Union HospitalFuzhouChina
  3. 3.Key Laboratory of Ministry of Education of Gastrointestinal CancerFujian Medical UniversityFuzhouChina
  4. 4.Fujian Key Laboratory of Tumor MicrobiologyFujian Medical UniversityFuzhouChina

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