TITLE

Pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis: review of Turkish reports

AUTHOR(S)
Ucan, E S; Keyf, A I; Aydilek, R; Yalcin, Z; Sebit, S; Kudu, M; Ok, U
PUB. DATE
February 1993
SOURCE
Thorax;Feb1993, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p171
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66023927

 

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