The importance of mandatory surgical registration in oncology

  • Júlio Soares Leite Coordenador do Registo Português do Cancro do Recto, Portugal


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How to Cite
SOARES LEITE, Júlio. The importance of mandatory surgical registration in oncology. Revista Portuguesa de Cirurgia, [S.l.], n. 52, p. 1-3, mar. 2022. ISSN 2183-1165. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 29 nov. 2023. doi: