Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 26, Issue 11, pp 3782–3783 | Cite as

Utility of Intraoperative Margin Assessment by Frozen Section in Gastric Cancer

  • Malcolm H. SquiresIII
  • Shishir K. Maithel
  • Ryan C. FieldsEmail author
Gastrointestinal Oncology



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Authors and Affiliations

  • Malcolm H. SquiresIII
    • 1
  • Shishir K. Maithel
    • 2
  • Ryan C. Fields
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Division of Surgical Oncology, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical CenterJames Comprehensive Cancer CenterColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Winship Cancer InstituteEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA
  3. 3.Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of SurgeryWashington University School of MedicineSt. LouisUSA

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