Women and cancer: a thorough and compassionate resource for patients and their families

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Carolyn Runowicz
Jeanne A. Petrek
Ted S. Gansler
Publisher: 
American Cancer Society and Villard Books
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Discusses the four major areas of cancer suffered by women: breast, cervical, ovarian, and endometrial

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ISBN/ISSN: 
CANC.R86 1999
ISBN 0679778144
Notes: 
Includes index. --- Review, Network Fall 2000: This book is devoted to the four major areas of cancer suffered by women: Breast cancer, cervical cancer, ovarian cancer and endometrial cancer (cancer of the uterus). Each section explains the anatomical features of that area of a woman's body followed by information on the diagnosis, testing and treatment with the goal of helping the cancer patient, and her supporters, understand the disease and better able to guide her treatment.