TITLE

OPERATION MORON

AUTHOR(S)
Mazzucchi, Steve; Wuebben, Joe; Berg, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Dec2003, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates about a man in Claros, Brazil who went to a clinic with an earache and left with a vasectomy. Ear problem of the man; Information on how the mistake happened.
ACCESSION #
11178157

 

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