TITLE

Hematology

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `The use of plasma as replacement fluid in plasma exchange,' by G. Rock, P.F. Leblond et al from the Canadian Apheresis Group.
ACCESSION #
9708236099

 

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