TITLE

Editorial: Keloids and x-rays

PUB. DATE
September 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;9/7/1974, Vol. 3 Issue 5931, p592
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64111649

 

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