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Document of the month: February 2012

World Cancer Day, 4 February 2012.

Invented by Japanese specialists for early diagnosis of stomach cancers, the gastro-camera takes colour photographs of the stomach walls.

Taken from a photo report by Joseph Breitenbach. Japan, 1969.

Examination with gastrocamera
WHO/Joseph Breitenbach
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Taken from the "Photographic Archives, Sub-fonds Photographs"

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