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The science of cancerous disease from earliest times to the present

by Jacob Wolff

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Published by Science History Publications U.S.A. in [Canton, MA] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oncology -- History.,
  • Neoplasms -- history.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJacob Wolff ; with a new introduction by Saul Jarcho ; [English language translation by Barbara Ayoub].
    SeriesResources in medical history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC262 .W5813 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationliii,714 p. :
    Number of Pages714
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2380887M
    ISBN 100881350850
    LC Control Number87009500

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    In it was known in the European seaports that a plague epidemic was present in the East. In the plague was brought to the Crimea from Asia Minor by the Tartar armies of Khan Janibeg, who had laid siege to the town of Kaffa (now Feodosya in Ukraine), a Genoese trading town on    - Huntington's disease is the first mapped genetic disease. HD is a rare, progressive neurodegenerative disease which usually manifests itself between 30 and 45 years of age. It's characterised by a loss of motor control, jerky movements, psychiatric symptoms, dementia, altered personality and a decline in cognitive ://

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Science of cancerous disease from earliest times to the present. [Canton, MA]: Science History Publications U.S.A., (OCoLC) Online version: Wolff, Jacob.

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