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Nasopharyngeal carcinoma, etiology and control

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma, etiology and control

proceedings of an international symposium jointly supported by IARC, the National Cancer Institute, (USA) and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, and help [sic] in Kyoto, Japan, 4-6 April 1977

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Published by International Agency for Research on Cancer, obtainable from WHO Publications Centre] in Lyon, [Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nasopharynx -- Cancer -- Congresses,
  • Nasopharynx -- Cancer -- Prevention -- Congresses,
  • Carcinogenesis -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementeditors, G. de-Thé, Y. Ito.
    SeriesIARC scientific publications ; no. 20, IARC scientific publications ;, no. 20.
    ContributionsDe-Thé, G., 1930-, Itō, Yōhei, 1923-, International Agency for Research on Cancer., National Cancer Institute (U.S.), Nihon Gakujutsu Shinkōkai.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC280.N6 N36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 610 p. :
    Number of Pages610
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4175647M
    ISBN 109283211200
    LC Control Number80453210


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– IARC Scientific Publications No. 20, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon. Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is characterised by distinct geographical distribution and is particularly prevalent in east and southeast Asia.

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