King, Joseph C.
January 1961
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan1961, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p50
Academic Journal
Presents a study on the use of bile acids and dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate in managing patients with problems of constipation and constipation associated with the irritable colon syndrome. Materials and methods; Physical examinations done on each patients; Therapy regimen.


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