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ASO Author Reflections: A Reappraisal of Internal Mammary Chain Sentinel Node Biopsy in Breast Cancer Patients: Recommendations for Clinical Practice

  • Ariane A. van Loevezijn
  • Iris M. C. van der PloegEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosure

Ariane A. van Loevezijn and Iris M.C. van der Ploeg have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ariane A. van Loevezijn
    • 1
  • Iris M. C. van der Ploeg
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologyNetherlands Cancer Institute–Antoni van Leeuwenhoek HospitalAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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