TITLE

Relapse of pneumocystis pneumonia in the upper lobes during aerosol pentamidine prophylaxis

AUTHOR(S)
O'Doherty, M J; Thomas, S H; Bateman, N T
PUB. DATE
December 1989
SOURCE
Thorax;Dec1989, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p1059
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66085740

 

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