Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
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Published by Dekker in New York .
Written in English


  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia.,
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Bruce D. Cheson.
SeriesBasic and clinical oncology ;, 1
ContributionsCheson, Bruce D., 1946-
LC ClassificationsRC643 .C486 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 424 p. :
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1742783M
ISBN 100824787366
LC Control Number92049857

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