TITLE

Liver hamartomas in patients on oral contraceptives

AUTHOR(S)
Elstein, M
PUB. DATE
October 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;10/26/1974, Vol. 4 Issue 5938, p231
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64112088

 

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