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Volume 2012, Article ID 261096, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/261096
Review Article

Novel Insights of Oligometastases and Oligo-Recurrence and Review of the Literature

1Department of Radiology and Radiation Oncology, School of Medicine, Kitasato University, 1-15-1 Kitasato, Minami-ku, Kanagawa Sagamihara 252-0374, Japan
2Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA

Received 22 June 2012; Accepted 9 July 2012

Academic Editor: Hideomi Yamashita

Copyright © 2012 Yuzuru Niibe and Joe Y. Chang. 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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