TITLE

HEPATITIS C: SEXUALLY EXPOSED?

AUTHOR(S)
McCashland, Timothy M.; Schafer, Daniel F.
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1996, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p2069
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Introduces a series of articles relating to the transmission of hepatitis C virus.
ACCESSION #
16103563

 

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