TITLE

Bronchiectasis and homozygous (P1ZZ) alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency

AUTHOR(S)
Al-Kassimi, F.
PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Thorax;Feb1996, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p228
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66073077

 

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