TITLE

Contribution of modern immunological concepts to an understanding of diseases of the skin

AUTHOR(S)
Turk, J L
PUB. DATE
August 1970
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;8/15/1970, Vol. 3 Issue 5719, p363
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64097662

 

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