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ASO Author Reflections: Malnutrition After Gastrectomy and Its Impact on Survival

  • Keiichi Fujiya
  • Masanori Terashima
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosure

There are no conflicts of interest.

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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Gastric SurgeryShizuoka Cancer CenterShizuokaJapan

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