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Published by Dunitz in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hypertension.

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Edition Notes

StatementD.G. Beevers, G.A. MacGregor ; foreword by Sir Raymond Hoffenberg.
SeriesPractical problems in medicine
ContributionsMacGregor, G. A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC685.H8
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16893512M
ISBN 100906348943

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