TITLE

Prolactin Concentrations in Patients with Breast Cancer

AUTHOR(S)
Franks, S.; Ralphs, D. N. L.; Seagroatt, Valerie; Jacobs, H. S.
PUB. DATE
November 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;11/9/1974, Vol. 4 Issue 5940, p320
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64112190

 

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