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Journal of Oncology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 649498, 10 pages
Oral Cavity and Pharynx Cancer Incidence Trends by Subsite in the United States: Changing Gender Patterns
1Statistics and Epidemiology Group, RTI International, 6110 Executive Boulevard, Suite 902, Rockville, MD 20852-3907, USA
2Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Received 15 December 2011; Revised 18 January 2012; Accepted 18 January 2012
Academic Editor: Dong Moon Shin
Copyright © 2012 Linda Morris Brown et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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