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By K. Alok Pathak, Richard W. Nason

This quantity brings jointly the paintings of specialists from scientific and easy sciences specialties and addresses the various debatable concerns and advances within the administration of oral melanoma. bettering the result for the oral melanoma sufferer would require devoted paintings from many disciplines operating jointly as multidisciplinary devices. The ebook is intended for scientific scholars, citizens and experts in numerous disciplines, together with otolaryngology, head and neck surgical procedure, neurosurgery, cosmetic surgery, maxillofacial surgical procedure and oncology.

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