TITLE

Letter: Medical synovectomy

AUTHOR(S)
Gumpel, J M
PUB. DATE
August 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;8/17/1974, Vol. 3 Issue 5928, p472
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64111493

 

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