TITLE

gullet

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p353
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "gullet" is presented. It refers to the common name used to denote the esophagus.
ACCESSION #
43997923

 

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