TITLE

Topical treatment of life threatening haemoptysis from aspergillomas

AUTHOR(S)
Rumbak, M; Kohler, G; Eastrige, C; Winer-Muram, H; Gavant, M
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Thorax;Mar1996, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p253
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66048838

 

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