Detection of Oral Cancer: Interest of Multi-site Biopsies, Illustrated by an Educational Clinical Case Study

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Vigarios, E., Herbault-Barres, B. & Maret, D. Detection of Oral Cancer: Interest of Multi-site Biopsies, Illustrated by an Educational Clinical Case Study. J Canc Educ (2021).

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