Cancer chemotherapy. Translated from the Russian by A. Crozy. Translation edited by W.J.P. Neish. by Leonid Fedorovich Larionov

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford .

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  • Cancer,
  • Chemotherapy

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LC ClassificationsRC271 C5 L3
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Number of Pages524
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