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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 101024, 6 pages
Surgical Resection for Small Cell Lung Cancer: Pneumonectomy versus Lobectomy
Department of Thoracic Surgery, Chongqing Cancer Institute, Shapingba District, Hanyu Avenue, Chongqing 400030, China
Received 5 March 2012; Accepted 4 April 2012
Academic Editors: D. Galetta and R. G. Hahn
Copyright © 2012 Jiang Yuequan 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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