TITLE

Serum Lipids in Cholelithiasis: Effect of Chenodeoxycholic Acid Therapy

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, G. D.; Lewis, B.; Petrie, A.; Dowling, R. Hermon
PUB. DATE
September 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;9/8/1973, Vol. 3 Issue 5879, p520
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64108180

 

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