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Primer of cancer management

Jacob J. Lokich

Primer of cancer management

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Published by G. K. Hall in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer.,
  • Therapeutics.,
  • Neoplasms -- Therapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJacob J. Lokich.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC270.8 .L64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4728780M
    LC Control Number78016752


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