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How can prophylaxis by treatment in the case of the venereal diseases best be obtained?

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Published by A.R. Elliott in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases, therapy,
  • Hospital Administration

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Statementby James Pedersen
ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26282532M

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