Update Series (2016) Lesson 26: Pearls and Pitfalls in Bladder Cancer Pathology
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Eila Skinner, MD
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Professor and Chair, Department of Urology
Chia-Sui Kao, MD
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Assistant Professor of Pathology
Stanford University School of Medicine
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