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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 752643, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/752643
Research Article

Adjuvant Bidirectional Chemotherapy Using an Intraperitoneal Port

Program in Peritoneal Surface Malignancy, Washington Cancer Institute, Washington, DC 20010, USA

Received 16 April 2012; Accepted 10 June 2012

Academic Editor: Pompiliu Piso

Copyright © 2012 Paul H. Sugarbaker and Lana Bijelic. 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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