Clinical update on inflammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal tract

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Published by Karger in Basel, New York .

Written in English

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  • Digestive organs -- Pathophysiology,
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases,
  • Inflammation,
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases,
  • Inflammation

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Book details

Statementvolume editors, Julia Mayerle, Herbert Tilg.
SeriesFrontiers of gastrointestinal research -- v. 26, Frontiers of gastrointestinal research -- v. 26.
ContributionsMayerle, Julia., Tilg, Herbert.
LC ClassificationsRC802.9 .C65 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
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Open LibraryOL23980417M
ISBN 109783805592949
LC Control Number2009036720

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