Intrathoracic tuberculous lymphadenopathy: clinical and bronchoscopic features in 17 adults without parenchymal lesions

Baran, R.; Tor, M.; Tahaoğlu, K.; Ozvaran, K.; Kir, A.; Kizkin, O.; Türker, H.
January 1996
Thorax;Jan1996, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p87
Academic Journal
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