Successful treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma with Viscum album extract (Iscador M).

@article{Kirsch2007SuccessfulTO,
  title={Successful treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma with Viscum album extract (Iscador M).},
  author={Angelika Kirsch},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={
          443-5
        }
}
  • A. Kirsch
  • Published 28 May 2007
  • Medicine
  • Journal of alternative and complementary medicine
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