Classics in oncology: Primary malignant growths of the lung

@article{Adler1980ClassicsIO,
  title={Classics in oncology: Primary malignant growths of the lung},
  author={I. Adler},
  journal={CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians},
  year={1980},
  volume={30}
}
  • I. Adler
  • Published 1 September 1980
  • Medicine
  • CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
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