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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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  • Hernia.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Lloyd M. Nyhus, Robert E. Condon ; foreword by Jonathan E. Rhoads.
ContributionsNyhus, Lloyd M. 1923-, Condon, Robert E. 1929-
LC ClassificationsRD621 .H47 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 764 p. :
Number of Pages764
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2044597M
ISBN 100397507216
LC Control Number88021533

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