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Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume 23 (2009), Issue 9, Pages 639-641
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/750979
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The Use of Endoscopic Ultrasonography and Other Imaging Modalities in the Preoperative Staging of Rectal Villous Tumours: A Case of Overstaging by Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Michelle Buresi,1 Iman Zandieh,1 Alexander G Nagy,2 Audrey Spielmann,2 William C Yee,3 Alan A Weiss,1 and Eric M Yoshida1

1Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
2Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
3Department of Radiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Received 1 June 2008; Accepted 25 September 2008

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How to Cite this Article

Michelle Buresi, Iman Zandieh, Alexander G Nagy, et al., “The Use of Endoscopic Ultrasonography and Other Imaging Modalities in the Preoperative Staging of Rectal Villous Tumours: A Case of Overstaging by Magnetic Resonance Imaging,” Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 23, no. 9, pp. 639-641, 2009. doi:10.1155/2009/750979