Liver Drugs From Experimental Pharmacology to Therapeutic Application by Bernard Testa

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Subjects:

  • drug therapy,
  • Liver,
  • Clinical Pharmacology,
  • Diseases Of The Liver And Biliary Tract,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Liver Diseases,
  • Chemotherapy,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Diseases

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsDaniel Perrissoud (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8260919M
ISBN 100849367344
ISBN 109780849367342

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