Can a less radical surgery using photodynamic therapy with acridine orange be equal to a wide-margin resection?

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BACKGROUND Wide-margin resections are an accepted method for treating soft tissue sarcoma. However, a wide-margin resection sometimes impairs function because of the lack of normal tissue. To preserve the normal tissue surrounding a tumor, we developed a less radical (ie, without a wide margin) surgical procedure using adjunctive photodynamic therapy and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11999-012-2616-9

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