Obstetric and perinatal infections

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Published by Mosby-Year Book in St. Louis .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Communicable diseases in pregnancy.,
  • Communicable diseases in the fetus.,
  • Neonatal infections.,
  • Infection -- congenital.,
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statement[edited by] David Charles.
SeriesHandbook of infectious diseases
ContributionsCharles, David, 1924-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRG578 .O27 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 365 p. :
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1711182M
ISBN 101556643950
LC Control Number92013137

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