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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 513241, 6 pages
Locally Advanced Pancreatic Head Cancer: Margin-Positive Resection or Bypass?
Department of General and Visceral Surgery, University of Freiburg, Hugstetter Street 55, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
Received 26 January 2012; Accepted 29 April 2012
Academic Editors: A. Parry and B. H. Yong
Copyright © 2012 Ulrich Friedrich Wellner et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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