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The Management of head and neck cancer

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Head -- Cancer -- Treatment.,
  • Neck -- Cancer -- Treatment.,
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by J.E. Hamner, III ; with contributions by L.W. Brady ... [et al.] ; with a foreword by Th.E. Malone.
    ContributionsHamner, James E., Brady, Luther W., 1925-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC280.H4 M27 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 279 p. :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2848349M
    ISBN 100387132791
    LC Control Number84010530

    In the United States it is estimated that there will be 51, new cases of head and neck cancer in , accounting for 3% of all cancer cases and % of all cancer deaths. The three major risk factors for head and neck cancer are tobacco, human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, and alcohol.


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