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Author: Elizabeth Silverthorne
Publisher: Detroit : Lucent Books, ©2009.
Series: Diseases and disorders series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: The ailments and conditions that afflict people today can be confusing, disturbing, and painful-both emotionally and physically. The Diseases and Disorders series provides clear, careful explanations that offer readers and researchers insight into what these conditions are, what causes them, how people live with them, and the latest information about treatment and prevention. All volumes in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Silverthorne
ISBN: 9781420501131 1420501135
OCLC Number: 262429725
Description: 104 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction: Cells gone wild --
1: What is cancer? --
2: Detecting and treating cancer --
3: Preventing cancer --
4: Surviving cancer --
5: Future outlook for cancer --
Notes --
Glossary --
Organizations to contact --
For further reading --
Index --
Picture credits --
About the author.
Series Title: Diseases and disorders series.
Responsibility: by Elizabeth Silverthorne.

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From the Publisher: The ailments and conditions that afflict people today can be confusing, disturbing, and painful-both emotionally and physically. The Diseases and Disorders series provides clear, careful explanations that offer readers and researchers insight into what these conditions are, what causes them, how people live with them, and the latest information about treatment and prevention. All volumes in the series include primary and secondary quotations, annotated bibliographies, detailed indexes, and lists of organizations to contact for additional information.

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