TITLE

Thromboembolic disease and the pill

AUTHOR(S)
Nanni, L F
PUB. DATE
September 1970
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;9/12/1970, Vol. 3 Issue 5723, p644
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64097990

 

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