TITLE

Drill biopsy in the diagnosis of lung lesions

AUTHOR(S)
Shatapathy, P; Sahoo, R C; Rao, K M; Krishnan, K V; Rau, P V; Padhee, A
PUB. DATE
November 1987
SOURCE
Thorax;Nov1987, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p858
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66115151

 

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