TITLE

THE NONSURGICAL MORTALITY OF CARCINOMA OF THE STOMACH

AUTHOR(S)
Boyce, Frederick Fitzherbert
PUB. DATE
July 1955
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul1955, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study on the nonsurgical mortality of carcinoma of the stomach. Facts of gastric cancer in a large general hospital; Information on the carcinoma of the stomach and gastric ulcer; Diagnostic value of exploratory laparotomy.
ACCESSION #
16457966

 

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