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Cancer: clinical features and management 

Cancer: clinical features and management
Cancer: clinical features and management

R. L. Souhami


November 30, 2011: This chapter has been re-evaluated and remains up-to-date. No changes have been necessary.

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date: 28 September 2021

Cancer is common and will be the cause of death of about 20% of the population of developed countries. Every clinician should be aware of the many ways in which it presents. Delay in diagnosis may diminish the chances of successful treatment and always creates anxiety for the patient. Expert advice, immediate investigation, and definitive biopsy diagnosis should be obtained speedily....

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