TITLE

LEPROMATOUS LEPROSY OF HISTOID TYPE

AUTHOR(S)
Annigeri, S. R.; Metgud, S. C.; Patil, J. R.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology;Jan2007, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
24450379

 

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