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surgical significance of viruses

Richard J. Howard

surgical significance of viruses

by Richard J. Howard

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Published by Year Book Medical Publishers in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Virus diseases.,
  • Virus diseases -- Complications.,
  • Surgery -- Complications.,
  • Nosocomial infections.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRichard J. Howard, Henry H. Balfour, Jr., Richard L. Simmons.
    SeriesCurrent problems in surgery ;, Mar. 1977
    ContributionsBalfour, Henry H., joint author., Simmons, Richard L., 1934-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRD1 .C9 Mar. 1977, RC114.5 .C9 Mar. 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p. :
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4580946M
    LC Control Number77153648

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