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Case of peculiar disease of the skull and dura mater

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Published by [s.n.] in Edinburgh] .
Written in English


  • Skull,
  • Dura Mater

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Statementby J.H. Balfour
ContributionsRoyal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p., [1] col. plate :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26298175M

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