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Indications for Selected Medical and Surgical Procedures A Literature Review and Ratings of Appropriateness, Colonoscopy (Rand Corporation//Rand Report) by Katherine L. Kahn

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Published by Rand Corp .
Written in English


  • Colonoscopy,
  • Gastroenterology,
  • Colorectal Surgery,
  • Colon (Anatomy),
  • Diagnosis,
  • Diseases,
  • Evaluation

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8187834M
ISBN 100833008609
ISBN 109780833008602

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