TITLE

Lung will cause most cancer deaths in European women

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Mar2013, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p131
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that according to the new research number of deaths occurring due to lung cancer will exceed the number of deaths occurring due to breast cancer among European women.
ACCESSION #
86431988

 

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