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An introduction to the study of disease.

by Boyd, William

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Published by Lea & Febiger in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine

  • Edition Notes

    Previous editions published under title: An introduction to medical science.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC58 .B65 1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination478 p.
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5852956M
    LC Control Number62013699

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