case-control study of multiple myeloma in Decatur, Illinois
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case-control study of multiple myeloma in Decatur, Illinois by Celan J. Alo

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Published by Illinois Dept. of Public Health in Springfield .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Illinois,
  • Decatur.

Subjects:

  • Multiple myeloma -- Illinois -- Decatur.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 10-12).

Statementauthors, Celan J. Alo, Connie Austin, Holly L. Howe.
SeriesEpidemiologic report series ;, 97:3
ContributionsAustin, Connie, Howe, Holly L., Illinois. Dept. of Public Health.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC280.B6 A46 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL291193M
LC Control Number97195801
OCLC/WorldCa36869099

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