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Venous and arterial thrombosis pathogenesis, diagnosis, prevention, and therapy

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Published by Grune & Stratton in New York .
Written in English


  • Thrombosis -- Congresses.,
  • Veins -- Diseases -- Congresses.,
  • Arteries -- Diseases -- Congresses.,
  • Anticoagulants (Medicine) -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementeditors J. Heinrich Joist, Laurence A. Sherman.
ContributionsJoist, J. Heinrich., Sherman, Laurence A., 1935-, Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). Specialized Center for Research in Thrombosis., Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). Division of Laboratory Medicine., Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). Office of Continuing Medical Education.
LC ClassificationsRC697 .V45
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 373 p. :
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4408037M
ISBN 10080891152X
LC Control Number79011279

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