TITLE

Auranofin in steroid dependent asthma

AUTHOR(S)
Sitbon, O; Salmeron, S; Duroux, P; Caquet, R
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
Thorax;Nov1992, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p992
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66092940

 

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