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lymphatic system and cancer

mechanisms and clinical management

by San Francisco Cancer Symposium (28th 1993)

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Published by Karger in Basel, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lymphatic metastasis -- Congresses.,
  • Lymphatic Metastasis -- congresses.,
  • Lymphoma -- therapy -- congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement28th Annual San Francisco Cancer Symposium, San Francisco, Calif., March 6-7, 1993 ; volume editor, John L. Meyer ; associate volume editor, Jerome M. Vaeth.
    SeriesFrontiers of radiation therapy and oncology ;, vol. 28
    ContributionsMeyer, John, 1949-, Vaeth, Jerome M., 1925-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC280.L9 S26 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1095106M
    ISBN 103805558899
    LC Control Number94019604


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