Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) and high-dose immunoglobulin treatment in patient with familiar prostatic adenocarcinoma

Sobieszczańska, Małgorzata; Tubek, Sławomir; Poplicha, Dagmara; Grabelus, Anna; Pawełczak, Jacek
February 2014
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics;Feb2014, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p1
Academic Journal
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