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Lumbar Spine Disorders Current Concepts

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Published by World Scientific Pub Co Inc .
Written in English


  • Orthopaedics & fractures,
  • Rheumatology,
  • Orthopedics,
  • Medical

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Edition Notes

ContributionsR. M. Aspden (Editor), R. W. Porter (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9773169M
ISBN 109810227922
ISBN 109789810227920

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