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A rare complication of a metal stent
  1. Z Liao,
  2. Z-S Li
  1. Department of Gastroenterology, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China
  1. Professor Z-S Li, Department of Gastroenterology, Digestive Endoscopy Center, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, 174 Changhai Road, Shanghai, 200433, China; zhaoshenli{at}

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