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Women and cancer

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Cancer in women,
  • Cancer in women -- Social aspects,
  • Cancer in women -- Epidemiology,
  • Women -- Tobacco use,
  • Neoplasms,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementSteven D. Stellman, editor.
    ContributionsStellman, Steven D.
    LC ClassificationsRC281.W65 W64 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2732757M
    ISBN 100866566139
    LC Control Number86026942

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