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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Diagnosis, Radioscopic.,
  • Radiation -- Toxicology.,
  • Radiography, Medical -- Complications.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesRadiology in clinical toxicology.
StatementGeorge Ansell.
ContributionsAnsell, G.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA1223.R33, RC78.3 A57 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 389 p. :
Number of Pages389
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21188581M
ISBN 100412221403, 0407100008

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