Merkel cell carcinoma: an Australian perspective and the importance of addressing the regional lymph nodes in clinically node-negative patients.
Howle, Julie R; Hughes, T Michael; Gebski, Val; Veness, Michael J.
J Am Acad Dermatol
; 67(1): 33-40, 2012 Jul.
Artigo em Inglês | MEDLINE | ID: mdl-21996296
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