Excessive thoracic computed tomographic scanning in sarcoidosis

Maña, J; Teirstein, A S; Mendelson, D S; Padilla, M L; DePalo, L R
December 1995
Thorax;Dec1995, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p1264
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