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International Journal of Surgical Oncology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 123596, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/123596
Review Article

Renal Preservation Therapy for Renal Cell Carcinoma

1Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Taipei City Hospital, Zhongxiao Branch, Taipei 115, Taiwan
2School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei 112, Taiwan

Received 17 March 2012; Accepted 12 July 2012

Academic Editor: Frederik C. Roos

Copyright © 2012 Yichun Chiu and Allen W. Chiu. 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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