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Fallopian tube origin of supposed ovarian high‐grade serous carcinomas

By Patricia Martini Diniz, Jesus Paula Carvalho, Edmund Chada Baracat and Filomena M Carvalho
Topics: Clinical Science
Publisher: Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
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