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Rett syndrome

Rett syndrome

clinical & biological aspects

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Published by Mac Keith Press, Cambridge University Press in London, Oxford : Distributed by Blackwell Scientific Publications, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diseases, Inherited,
  • Rett Syndrome

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Bengt Hagberg ; co-edited by Maria Anvret, Jan Wahlstrom.
    SeriesClinics in developmental medicine -- no. 127
    ContributionsAnvret, Maria., Hagberg, Bengt., Wahlstrom, Jan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ506.R47 R483 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 120 p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21395268M
    ISBN 100521412838


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