Question Mark Over Hypocomplementemia

Barz, Helmut
May 2010
Deutsches Aerzteblatt International;5/14/2010, Vol. 107 Issue 19, p10
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a report related to hypocomplementemic urticarial vasculitis syndrome.


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