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Clinical studies of multiple sclerosis in Iceland.

Kjartan R. Gudmundsson

Clinical studies of multiple sclerosis in Iceland.

A follow-up of previous survey and reappraisal

by Kjartan R. Gudmundsson

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Published by Munksgaard in Copenhagen .
Written in English

  • Iceland,
  • Iceland.
    • Subjects:
    • Multiple sclerosis -- Iceland.,
    • Iceland -- Statistics, Medical.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 55-59.

      Statement[by] Kjartan R. Gudmundsson.
      SeriesActa neurologica Scandinavica. Supplementum,, 48
      LC ClassificationsRC377 .G83
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p.
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5744327M
      ISBN 108716005538
      LC Control Number70882643

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