Dixon, J.M.; Mansel, R.E.
September 1994
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/24/94, Vol. 309 Issue 6957, p797
Academic Journal
Focuses on the congenital problems and breast diseases. Enumeration of the congenital abnormalities; Characterization on breast diseases; Causes of gynecomastia.


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