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Published by CIBA Pharmaceutical Co. in Summit, N.J .
Written in English


  • Scoliosis.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHugo A. Kein ; illustrated by Frank H. Netter ; edited by Anne H. Trench.
SeriesClinical symposia -- v. 30, no. 1, Clinical symposia -- v. 30, no. 1.
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19439880M
LC Control Number98038021

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