TITLE

Chylothorax as a complication of oesophageal sclerotherapy

AUTHOR(S)
Nygaard, S D; Berger, H A; Fick, R B
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
Thorax;Feb1992, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p134
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66097608

 

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