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Blood cells

a practical guide

by Barbara J. Bain

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Published by J.B. Lippincott Co., Gower Medical Pub. in Philadelphia, Pa, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blood cells.,
  • Blood cell count.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBarbara J. Bain.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB45 .B27 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2068951M
    ISBN 10039744558X
    LC Control Number88081403


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