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Chemotherapy, Radiation, or Combination Therapy for Stage III Uterine Cancer.

08:00 EDT 11th June 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Chemotherapy, Radiation, or Combination Therapy for Stage III Uterine Cancer."

To compare the outcomes of women with stage III uterine cancer treated with chemotherapy alone, external beam radiation alone, and combination chemotherapy and radiation.

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Name: Obstetrics and gynecology
ISSN: 1873-233X
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