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Superficial bladder tumors proceedings of a symposium held in York, England, November 16 and 17, 1984 by

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Published by A.R. Liss in New York .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementFritz H. Schroeder, Brian Richards.
SeriesProgress in clinical and biological research ;, v. 185B, EORTC Genitourinary Group monograph ;, 2, pt. B, Genitourinary Group monograph series ;, monograph 2, pt. B.
ContributionsSchroeder, F. H., Richards, B. A.
LC ClassificationsRC280.B5 S87 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 179 p. :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1313214M
ISBN 100845150359, 0845101897
LC Control Number92184734

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