TITLE

Ultrastructure of the lung in chronic hypoxia

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, P
PUB. DATE
September 1994
SOURCE
Thorax;Sep1994 Supp, Vol. 49, pS27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66032024

 

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