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The doctor’s wife

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This is a novelization of the life and struggles of the first doctor in the world to perform successfuly surgery for breast cancer. The professional battle to overcome the scourge of breast cancer is mirrored by the surgeon’s tempestuous duels with his domineering female family members.

japanese title: Hanaoka Seishu no tsuma
notes: Japanese title: Hanaoka Seishu no tsuma.
subjects: Marriage
genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9780870113376
OCLC number: 646979951
publisher: Kodansha International, 1978, 1979, 1981, 2003
publication place: New York, Tokyo
japanese publication date: 1966
english publication date: 1978
document type: Book
description: viii, 174 p. ; 22 cm.