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Abbreviations in medicine by Edwin Benzel Steen

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Published by Bailliere Tindall in London .
Written in English


  • Medicine -- Abbreviations.

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Statement[by] Edwin B. Steen.
LC ClassificationsR123 .S72 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 136 p. ;
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4175628M
ISBN 10070200667X
LC Control Number80453191

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