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Respiratory diseases.

John Crofton

Respiratory diseases.

[By] John Crofton and Andrew Douglas.

by John Crofton

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Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lungs -- Diseases,
  • Respiratory organs -- Diseases -- Diagnosis,
  • Respiratory organs -- Diseases

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDouglas, Andrew,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC705 C76
    The Physical Object
    Pagination719p.
    Number of Pages719
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18450834M

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