TITLE

Innocent--To Whom?

PUB. DATE
September 1973
SOURCE
Clinical Pediatrics;Sep1973, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p573
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on an article about innocent heart murmurs in pediatric patients. Anxiety of mothers whose children have innocent heart murmurs; Cause of innocent heart murmurs.
ACCESSION #
16787277

 

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