TITLE

Re: Niv et al. -- Small Intestinal Transplantation

AUTHOR(S)
Buchman, Alan L.; Ament, Marvin E.
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov2000, Vol. 95 Issue 11, p3309
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter to the editor in response to the article "Small Bowel Transplantation--A Clinical Review," by Y. Niv, E. Morand and A. G. Tzakis in the 1999 issue.
ACCESSION #
17628828

 

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