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Oral rehydration therapy January 1980 through December 1982, 104 citations by Charlotte Kenton

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English


  • Diarrhea in children -- Bibliography.,
  • Dehydration in infants -- Bibliography.,
  • Dehydration (Physiology) -- Bibliography.

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At head of title: National Library of Medicine.

Statementprepared by Charlotte Kenton.
SeriesLiterature search -- no. 82-25
ContributionsNational Library of Medicine (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22416295M

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