Synopsis of clinical pulmonary disease.

by Mitchell, Roger S

Publisher: Mosby in Saint Louis

Written in English
Published: Pages: 192 Downloads: 933
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Subjects:

  • Lungs -- Diseases.,
  • Lung diseases.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 180-181.

StatementEdited by Roger S. Mitchell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC756 .M57
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5424199M
ISBN 100801634334
LC Control Number73018328
OCLC/WorldCa741000

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