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The information provided on the ECCO website is addressed to medical practitioners, specifically those involved in oncology. The "Patient Advocacy" section is intended for cancer patient advocates/organisations.
A diversity of opinions exists in the medical field, and the views of the contributors are offered solely for educational purposes. Contributors do not necessarily represent the views of ECCO - the European CanCer Organisation, nor constitute endorsement by ECCO.

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