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Diseases of the liver. by Leon Schiff

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Liver -- Diseases

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementContributing authors: Theodore L. Althausen [and others] With a foreword by Cecil J. Watson.
ContributionsAlthausen, Theodore Leonidowich, 1892-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC845 .S35
The Physical Object
Pagination738 p.
Number of Pages738
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6177353M
LC Control Number55009161
OCLC/WorldCa1556751

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