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Advances in Urology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 539648, 6 pages
The Role of Pathology in Small Renal Mass Laparoscopic Cryoablation
1Department of Urology, St. Lucas Andreas Hospital, 1006 AE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2Department of Pathology, St. Lucas Andreas Hospital, 1006 AE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
3Department of Pathology, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Received 16 September 2011; Revised 27 December 2011; Accepted 10 January 2012
Academic Editor: Miroslav L. Djordjevic
Copyright © 2012 B. W. Lagerveld 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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