TITLE

Malignant neoplasms in pulmonary sarcoidosis

AUTHOR(S)
Reich, Jerome M.; Seersholm, N.; Vestbo, J.; Viskum, K.
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Thorax;Jul1998, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p625
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
67206337

 

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