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Advances in Urology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 693631, 7 pages
Review Article

Urine Telomerase for Diagnosis and Surveillance of Bladder Cancer

Medical Oncology Department, Hospital Universitario La Paz, 28046 Madrid, Spain

Received 21 March 2012; Revised 31 May 2012; Accepted 4 June 2012

Academic Editor: Martin Schostak

Copyright © 2012 Angela Lamarca and Jorge Barriuso. 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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