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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

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  • Spinal cord -- Abnormalities.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesReview of neurology and psychiatry.
Statementby Alexander Bruce, Stuart M"Donald and J. H. Harvey Pirie.
ContributionsM"Donald, Stuart., Pirie, J. H. Harvey b. 1878.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. [709]-718, leaves of plates 26-29 :
Number of Pages718
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19707054M

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