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By B. van der Werf-Messing (auth.), M. Pavone-Macaluso, P. H. Smith (eds.)

This e-book is the list of the complaints of a NATO complicated examine Institute held in Erice, Sicily, from the second - twelfth June 1981, in which scientists and clinicians attracted to the issues offered by means of melanoma of the kidney and the prostate have been inspired to offer, to debate and to problem the critiques expressed and the ideals held via different individuals. it truly is unusual for scientist, health care provider, and medical professional to fulfill with nice regularity or for lengthy sessions of time and it has to be quite infrequent for such humans to immerse themselves in each one other's paintings and corporate for aperiod of just about weeks. For this to take place in a state of affairs of overall isolation corresponding to that supplied via the marvellous Ettore Majorana Centre in Erice, Sicily has to be targeted. the truth that variations of opinion stay could be obtrusive to all who learn the booklet, as will the wealth of medical and medical paintings being undertaken inside and past the NATO international locations. we're greatly indebted to the technological know-how Committee of NATO for his or her advice for help for this assembly and to the Ente Fiuggi and to numerous pharmaceutical firms.

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Cancer of the Prostate and Kidney

This booklet is the list of the court cases of a NATO complicated learn Institute held in Erice, Sicily, from the 2d - twelfth June 1981, in which scientists and clinicians drawn to the issues offered by way of melanoma of the kidney and the prostate have been inspired to offer, to debate and to problem the evaluations expressed and the ideals held via different participants.

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It is possible that the unequal distribution of medical care and an uneven accuracy in the keeping of Cancer Registries in rural and urban areas may ac count for the differences. C. among 248 workers exposed to cadmium dust. Such observations deserve further study. C. C. H. patients as compared to controls without prostatic enlargement. Further studies are required to establish a firm correlation but one must admit that the old-fashioned idea that adenoma protect against cancer must be discarded.

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