TITLE

Folate deficiency and the pill

AUTHOR(S)
Toghill, P J; Smith, P G
PUB. DATE
March 1971
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;3/13/1971, Vol. 1 Issue 5749, p608
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64099489

 

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