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International Journal of Hepatology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 873548, 6 pages
Clinical Study

Serum NGAL to Clinically Distinguish Cholangiocarcinoma from Benign Biliary Tract Diseases

1Department of Surgery, Rajavithi Hospital, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
2Faculty of Medicine, Rangsit University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
3Faculty of Pharmacy, Rangsit University, Pathumthani 12000, Thailand

Received 1 July 2010; Accepted 30 July 2010

Academic Editor: Simon Bramhall

Copyright © 2011 Kawin Leelawat 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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