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Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 60.2 (2005) 250-253



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Additional Information

ISSN
1468-4373
Print ISSN
0022-5045
Pages
pp. 250-253
Launched on MUSE
2005-03-14
Open Access
No
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