TITLE

somatome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2026
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "somatome," is presented. It refers to a device for cutting the body of the fetus.
ACCESSION #
21245976

 

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