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Biomechanics of the central nervous system

Alf Breig

Biomechanics of the central nervous system

some basic normal and pathologic phenomena

by Alf Breig

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Published by Year Book Publishers in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nervous system,
  • Central nervous system,
  • Brain -- pathology,
  • Spinal Cord -- pathology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.[181]-183.

    Statementby Alf Breig ; translation by Victor Braxton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p. :
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14760455M
    OCLC/WorldCa7396196


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