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The diseases of the prostate

their pathology and treatment : comprising the Jacksonian Prize essay for the year 1860

by Sir Henry Thompson

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Published by John Churchill and Sons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostate gland,
  • Diseases,
  • Prostatic Diseases

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Sir Henry Thompson
    SeriesFrancis A. Countway Library of Medicine--Medical Heritage Library digitization project
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 364 p., [13] leaves of plates (some col.) :
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25216757M
    OCLC/WorldCa9376692

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