TITLE

Letter: Norwegian scabies during immunosuppressive therapy

PUB. DATE
November 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;11/24/1973, Vol. 4 Issue 5890, p485
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64108934

 

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