TITLE

Lamellated sensory corpuscles within the endoneurium

AUTHOR(S)
Hall, S; Hughes, R; Atkinson, P
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Aug1991, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p744
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66116949

 

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