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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 243524, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/243524
Review Article

Molecular Biologic Approach to the Diagnosis of Pancreatic Carcinoma Using Specimens Obtained by EUS-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Department of Gastroenterology and Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750-1 Ikenobe, Miki-cho, Kita-gun, Kagawa Prefecture, Takamatsu 761-0793, Japan

Received 30 May 2012; Revised 13 August 2012; Accepted 15 October 2012

Academic Editor: Grazyna Rydzewska

Copyright © 2012 Kiyohito Kato 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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