1 edition of Genetic disorders of man found in the catalog.
Genetic disorders of man
|Statement||by 21 authors. Edited by Richard M. Goodman.|
|Contributions||Goodman, Richard M. 1932- ed.|
|LC Classifications||RB155 .G38|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 1009 p.|
|Number of Pages||1009|
|LC Control Number||69015481|
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