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Cancer in Connecticut: incidence characteristics, 1935-1962

Connecticut. State Dept. of Health.

Cancer in Connecticut: incidence characteristics, 1935-1962

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Published in Hartford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut.
    • Subjects:
    • Cancer -- Connecticut.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Henry Eisenberg, Patricia C. Campbell [and] John T. Flannery.
      ContributionsEisenberg, Henry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC277.C6 A54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination97 p.
      Number of Pages97
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5636862M
      LC Control Number68064569

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