Diseases of the gums and oral mucous membrane.
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Published by Milford in London .
Written in English


  • Gums -- Diseases,
  • Mouth -- Diseases,
  • Mucous membrane

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Edition Notes

SeriesOxford medical publications
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 412 p. illus., pl.
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15125727M

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