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date: 03 August 2020

Malignancy in older people 628

HOW TO . . . Describe performance status 628

An approach to malignancy 629

Presentation of malignancy 630

HOW TO . . . Screen for malignancy 631

Treating malignancy in older people 632

HOW TO . . . Manage symptomatic hypercalcaemia 633

Cancer with an unknown primary 634

Cancer is a disease of the elderly population, being relatively rare in people under 35 years of age, and increasing in incidence with each decade....

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