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Cancer statistics

Cancer statistics

report of a WHO/IARC Expert Committee.

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Published by World Health Organization in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Statistics.,
  • Tumors -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    GenreStatistics.
    SeriesWorld Health Organization. Technical report series -- no. 632, Technical report series (World Health Organization) -- 632.
    ContributionsWorld Health Organization.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22386965M
    ISBN 109241206322

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