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ASO Author Reflections: Prognostic Nutritional Index-Based Risk Stratification for Lung Cancer

  • Satoru Okada
  • Masayoshi Inoue
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosure

Satoru Okada and Masayoshi Inoue have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medical ScienceKyoto Prefectural University of MedicineKyotoJapan

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