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Toxic shock syndrome by Merlin S. Bergdoll

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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton .
Written in English


  • Toxic shock syndrome.,
  • Staphylococcal infections.,
  • Toxic shock syndrome toxin-1.,
  • Shock, Septic.,
  • Staphylococcal Infections.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMerlin S. Bergdoll and P. Joan Chesney.
ContributionsChesney, P. Joan.
LC ClassificationsRG220 .T69 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p. :
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1861251M
ISBN 100849366712
LC Control Number90015111

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