Metastatic cancer in the Jurassic

Lancet
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Abstract

Recognition of cancer in extreme antiquity has been limited to osteomas in mosasaurs and haemangiomas and growths of unclear origin in dinosaurs. We describe a metastatic cancer in a dinosaur.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Metastatic cancer in the Jurassic
Series title Lancet
DOI 10.1016/S0140-6736(99)01019-3
Volume 354
Issue 9176
Year Published 1999
Language English
Larger Work Type Article
Larger Work Subtype Journal Article
Larger Work Title Lancet
First page 398