TITLE

Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Cancer

AUTHOR(S)
Darke, Simon G.
PUB. DATE
November 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;11/17/1973, Vol. 4 Issue 5889, p422
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64108870

 

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