Cáncer de mama | 05 JUN 02
Recientes avances en el cáncer de mama
A medida que nuestro conocimiento de la biología del cáncer de mama mejora, el tratamiento de la enfermedad continúa cambiando.
Autor: Dres. Morrow M, Gradishar W. Fuente: Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA BMJ 2002 Feb 16;324(7334):410-4
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