TITLE

Carcinomatous meningitis: antibody-guided therapy with I-131 HMFG1

AUTHOR(S)
Moseley, R P; Benjamin, J C; Ashpole, R D; Sullivan, N M; Bullimore, J A; Coakham, H B; Kemshead, J T
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Mar1991, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p260
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66120199

 

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