Vol 71, No 4 (2021)
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Paper mill-derived cancer research: the improbability of prostate cancer in women, and ovarian and breast cancer in men

Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva1
Nowotwory. Journal of Oncology 2021;71(4):255-256.


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