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Neurological complications of therapy

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Published by Futura Pub. Co. in Mount Kisco, N.Y .
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  • Therapeutics -- Complications.,
  • Surgery -- Complications.,
  • Nervous system -- Diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Allen Silverstein.
    ContributionsSilverstein, Allen.
    LC ClassificationsRM103 .N48 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination466 p. :
    Number of Pages466
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3792016M
    ISBN 10087993171X
    LC Control Number81071801

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