TITLE

Chronic necrotising pulmonary aspergillosis treated with itraconazole

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, J A; Milne, L J; Cumming, D
PUB. DATE
October 1989
SOURCE
Thorax;Oct1989, Vol. 44 Issue 10, p820
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66074819

 

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