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Published by Mosby in St. Louis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nervous system -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.,
  • Facial manifestations of general diseases.,
  • Syndromes.,
  • Face.,
  • Nervous system diseases -- Diagnosis.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPaul R. Dyken, Max D. Miller ; with ill. by Karen Waldo and John Hagan.
ContributionsMiller, Max D., 1940- joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC348 .D93
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 449 p. :
Number of Pages449
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4413299M
ISBN 100801614856
LC Control Number79017012

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