The Exocrine pancreas
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Published by Raven Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Pancreas -- Diseases,
  • Pancreas,
  • Pancreas -- anatomy & histology,
  • Pancreas -- physiology,
  • Pancreatic Diseases

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementeditors, Vay Liang W. Go ... [et al.].
ContributionsGo, Vay Liang W.
LC ClassificationsRC857 .E893 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 900 p. :
Number of Pages900
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2543962M
ISBN 100881671541
LC Control Number85025726

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