TITLE

Letter: Congenital absence of vagina

AUTHOR(S)
Beazley, J M
PUB. DATE
August 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;8/3/1974, Vol. 3 Issue 5926, p344
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64111331

 

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