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Invasive fetal testing and treatment

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Published by Blackwell Scientific Publications in Boston .
Written in English

  • Prenatal diagnosis.,
  • Fetus -- Diseases -- Treatment.,
  • Fetus -- Abnormalities -- Treatment.,
  • Fetal Diseases -- diagnosis.,
  • Fetal Diseases -- therapy.,
  • Chorionic Villi Sampling -- methods.,
  • Cordocentesis -- methods.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Christopher R. Harman.
    ContributionsHarman, Christopher R.
    LC ClassificationsRG626 .I58 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 473 p. :
    Number of Pages473
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1091500M
    ISBN 100865422087
    LC Control Number94015786

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