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The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


Houston, Texas


Holsinger, Chris; Cleeland, Charles S.; Dougherty, Patrick; Logothetis, Christopher J.; Zhang, Wei, 1963 October 9 -; Microsurgery; Laryngeal Neoplasms -- surgery; Oropharyngeal Neoplasms -- surgery; Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions; Small Fiber Neuropathy; Minocycline; Prostate-Specific Antigen; Smoking Cessation; Nicotine; Genes, BRCA2; Genes, BRCA1; Ovarian Neoplasms.


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Oncology, Volume 56, Number 11-12, November - December 2011