Graded assessment and classification of impaired temperature sensibility in patients with diabetic polyneuropathy

Hansson, P; Lindblom, U; Lindström, P
June 1991
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jun1991, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p527
Academic Journal
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