TITLE

Corticosteroid treatment and prognosis in pulmonary eosinophilia

AUTHOR(S)
Capewell, S; Chapman, B J; Alexander, F; Greening, A P; Crompton, G K
PUB. DATE
November 1989
SOURCE
Thorax;Nov1989, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p925
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66049347

 

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