TITLE

Letter: Fascioliasis

AUTHOR(S)
Ashton, C R; Beresford, O D
PUB. DATE
April 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;4/13/1974, Vol. 2 Issue 5910, p121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64110133

 

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