Biliary cirrhosis
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Biliary cirrhosis

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Published by C. C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English


  • Liver Cirrhosis.

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Statement[by] Sir Roy Cameron and P. C. Hou (Hou Pao-chang)
SeriesPathological monographs -- 1, Pathological monographs -- 1, Pathological monographs -- 1
ContributionsHou, Pao-chang, 1895- joint author.
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p.
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14733383M

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