TITLE

Large chest wall abscess due to microaerophilic streptococcus

AUTHOR(S)
Nakano, Noboru; Miyauchi, Katsutoshi; Suzuki, Hideaki; Kawachi, Kanji
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;May2002, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p925
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
7794502

 

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