TITLE

de Quervain's disease

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p565
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "de Quervain's disease" is presented, which refers to De Quervain's tenosynovitis.
ACCESSION #
21225279

 

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