Cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease
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Cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease by Denis E. Sharvill

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Published by Gower Medical in London .
Written in English


  • Cutaneous manifestations of general diseases.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementDenis E. Sharvill.
SeriesPocket picture guides to clinical medicine
LC ClassificationsRC73.7
The Physical Object
Pagination(96)p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20627863M
ISBN 100906923646, 0906923131

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