TITLE

Changes in Skeletal Mineral in Patients on Prolonged Maintenance Dialysis

PUB. DATE
December 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;12/8/1973, Vol. 4 Issue 5892, p624
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Correction notice
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64109118

 

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