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Published by MTP Press in Lancaster, England, Boston .
Written in English


  • Ankylosing spondylitis.,
  • Spondylitis, Ankylosing.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementeditors, John J. Calabro, W. Carson Dick.
SeriesNew clinical applications.
ContributionsCalabro, John J., Dick, W. Carson
LC ClassificationsRD771.A5 A65 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p. :
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2388178M
ISBN 100852009941
LC Control Number87017297

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