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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp 826–827 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Redefining the Ki-67 Index Stratification for Low-Grade Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

  • Alexandra G. Lopez-Aguiar
  • Kenneth Cardona
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosures

Alexandra G. Lopez-Aguiar and Kenneth Cardona have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Surgical OncologyWinship Cancer Institute, Emory UniversityAtlantaUSA

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