Medical management of AIDS in children
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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English


  • HIV Infections -- Child,
  • HIV Infections -- Infant

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementWilliam T. Shearer, I. Celine Hanson [editors].
ContributionsShearer, William T., Hanson, I. Celine.
LC ClassificationsRJ387.A25 M43 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 446 p. :
Number of Pages446
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19149861M
ISBN 100721682847
LC Control Number2002030245

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