Medical abbreviations; a cross reference dictionary.
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Medical abbreviations; a cross reference dictionary.

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Published in [Ann Arbor] .
Written in English


  • Medicine -- Abbreviations.,
  • Medicine -- Dictionaries.

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Edition Notes

StatementComp. by the Special Studies Committee of the Michigan Occupational Therapy Assn.
ContributionsMichigan Occupational Therapy Association. Special Studies Committee.
LC ClassificationsR121 .M49
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 241 p.
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5843299M
LC Control Number61066495

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