Meeting the challenges of oral and head and neck cancer
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Meeting the challenges of oral and head and neck cancer a survivor"s guide by Nancy E. Leupold

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Published by Plural Pub. in San Diego .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Patients,
  • Head,
  • Neck,
  • Cancer,
  • Rehabilitation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement[edited by] Nancy E. Leupold & James Sciubba
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC280.H4 M4 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25131630M
ISBN 101597564540
ISBN 109781597564540
LC Control Number2011026999

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