Annals of Colorectal Research

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Clinical Pathological Analysis of Appendiceal Neoplasms From 4800 Appendectomy Specimens

Massood Hosseinzadeh 1 , Mohammad Hossein Anbardar 2 , Mohammad Mohammadianpanah 1 and Behrooz Ilkhanizadeh 3 , *
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1 Colorectal Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Department of Pathology, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, IR Iran
Article information
  • Annals of Colorectal Research: September 1, 2015, 2 (3); e24927
  • Published Online: September 10, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 28, 2014
  • Accepted: October 30, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/acr-24927

To Cite: Hosseinzadeh M, Anbardar M H, Mohammadianpanah M, Ilkhanizadeh B. Clinical Pathological Analysis of Appendiceal Neoplasms From 4800 Appendectomy Specimens, Ann Colorectal Res. 2015 ; 2(3):e24927. doi: 10.17795/acr-24927.

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