Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment
Gary L. Gitnick
Igaku-Shoin, 1991 - Medical - 544 pages
A clinical reference on the medical and surgical management of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in all age groups. Edited by a well known authority in the field and written by a group of 59 contributors from around the world, Inflammatory Bowel Disease is a major reference on this topic. Gastroenterologists, surgeons, internists, and family practitioners should be interested in this volume of the latest information on treatment and diagnosis as well as on the major new areas of research in the field.
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