TITLE

Host Resistance and Survival in Carcinoma of Breast: A Study of 104 Cases of Medullary Carcinoma in a Series of 1,411 Cases of Breast Cancer Followed for 20 years*

AUTHOR(S)
Bloom, H. J. G.; Richardson, W. W.; Field, J. R.
PUB. DATE
July 1970
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;7/25/1970, Vol. 3 Issue 5716, p181
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64321603

 

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