TITLE

Occupational asthma caused by dry metabisulphite

AUTHOR(S)
Malo, J L; Cartier, A; Desjardins, A
PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
Thorax;May1995, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p585
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66014384

 

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