TITLE

How to diagnose and treat Lyme disease in children

AUTHOR(S)
Scott, John D.
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/15/1993, Vol. 148 Issue 2, p132
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35491820

 

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