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The Resource Cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention ..., edited by Karen Bellenir

Cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention ..., edited by Karen Bellenir

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Cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention ...
Title
Cancer sourcebook
Title remainder
basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention ...
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karen Bellenir
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC263
LC item number
.C294 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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Bellenir, Karen
Series statement
Health Reference series
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  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
Label
Cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention ..., edited by Karen Bellenir
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cancer risk factors and cancer prevention. Questions and answers about cancer -- Cancer statistics -- Cancer health disparities -- Lifestyle issues and cancer risk -- Hereditary cancer risks -- Infectious diseases and cancer risk -- Hormonal therapies and cancer risk -- Radiation and cancer risk -- Environmental carcinogens -- Common types of cancer. Cancers affecting the brain and central nervous system -- Cancers affecting the endocrine system -- Cancers affecting the eyes, mouth, and neck -- Cancers that affect the lungs -- Cancers affecting the digestive tract -- Cancers affecting the urinary tract -- Cancers affecting the breasts and reproductive organs -- Cancers affecting the blood cells and immune system -- Cancers affecting the skin and bones -- Cancers affecting other or multiple body systems -- Cancer-related tests and treatments -- Recurrent and advanced cancer -- Cancer research -- Additional help and information
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xviii, 1121 p.
Isbn
9780780811454
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011003804
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn692291918
  • (OCoLC)692291918
Label
Cancer sourcebook : basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention ..., edited by Karen Bellenir
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cancer risk factors and cancer prevention. Questions and answers about cancer -- Cancer statistics -- Cancer health disparities -- Lifestyle issues and cancer risk -- Hereditary cancer risks -- Infectious diseases and cancer risk -- Hormonal therapies and cancer risk -- Radiation and cancer risk -- Environmental carcinogens -- Common types of cancer. Cancers affecting the brain and central nervous system -- Cancers affecting the endocrine system -- Cancers affecting the eyes, mouth, and neck -- Cancers that affect the lungs -- Cancers affecting the digestive tract -- Cancers affecting the urinary tract -- Cancers affecting the breasts and reproductive organs -- Cancers affecting the blood cells and immune system -- Cancers affecting the skin and bones -- Cancers affecting other or multiple body systems -- Cancer-related tests and treatments -- Recurrent and advanced cancer -- Cancer research -- Additional help and information
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xviii, 1121 p.
Isbn
9780780811454
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011003804
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn692291918
  • (OCoLC)692291918

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