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Volume 2013, Article ID 380797, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/380797
Clinical Study

Elevated Preoperative Serum CA19-9 Levels in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma Is Associated with Poor Prognosis after Resection

1Graduate Institute of Pathology, National Taiwan University, Taipei 100, Taiwan
2Department of Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei 100, Taiwan
3Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei 100, Taiwan
4Department of Pathology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei 100, Taiwan

Received 5 March 2013; Accepted 7 April 2013

Academic Editors: J. Hofmann and D. Morris

Copyright © 2013 Yu-Ling Chen 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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