TITLE

Parathyroid cyst of the thymus

AUTHOR(S)
McCluggage, W G; Russell, C F; Toner, P G
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
Thorax;Aug1995, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p913
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66103055

 

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