TITLE

Low plasma iron status and akathisia

AUTHOR(S)
Tarao, T; Yoshimura, R
PUB. DATE
September 1991
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Sep1991, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p847
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66122672

 

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