TITLE

Recurrent asthma induced by toluene diisocyanate

AUTHOR(S)
Banks, D E; Rando, R J
PUB. DATE
August 1988
SOURCE
Thorax;Aug1988, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p660
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66045332

 

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