Endobronchial leiomyoma: a case report

Ozçelik, U; Kotiloğlu, E; Göçmen, A; Senocak, M E; Kiper, N
January 1995
Thorax;Jan1995, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p101
Academic Journal
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