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Disodium pamidronate (APD) in the treatment of malignancy-related disorders an international symposium held during the 13th Congress of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), Lugano, Switzerland, October 1988 by European Society for Medical Oncology. Congress.

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Published by Hogrefe & Huber in Toronto, Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementPeter Burckhardt, editor.
ContributionsBurckhardt, Peter.
LC ClassificationsRC280.B6 E97 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p. :
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2196034M
ISBN 100920887570, 3456818254
LC Control Number89015616

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