TITLE

Hereditary multiple exostosis with spinal cord compression in a 13-year-old boy

AUTHOR(S)
Emanuelson, I; Kyllerman, M; Roos, A
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Feb1994, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p238
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
case study
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66040057

 

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