TITLE

Scots women denied test that can detect tumours

AUTHOR(S)
Julie-Anne Barnes
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;5/20/2013, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SCOTTISH women at risk of breast cancer could be denied a potentially life-saving test offered elsewhere in the UK.
ACCESSION #
87653616

 

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