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American Joint Committee on Cancer. Corpus Uteri. In: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer; 2010: 403-409.

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Reed NS, Mangioni C, Malmström H, et al. Phase III randomised study to evaluate the role of adjuvant pelvic radiotherapy in the treatment of uterine sarcomas stages I and II: an European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer Gynaecological Cancer Group Study (protocol 55874). Eur J Cancer. 2008 Apr;44(6):808-18. Epub 2008 Apr 2. Erratum in: Eur J Cancer. 2008 Jul;44(11):1612.

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