Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||editors, Luigi Allegra, Pier Carlo Braga.|
|Series||Bronchial mucology series|
|Contributions||Allegra, Luigi., Braga, Pier Carlo.|
|LC Classifications||RC778 .B75 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 214 p. :|
|Number of Pages||214|
|LC Control Number||90009103|
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