Mendelian inheritance in man
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Mendelian inheritance in man catalogs of autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, and X-linked phenotypes by McKusick, Victor A.

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Published by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Victor A. McKusick.
LC ClassificationsZ5322.H4 M23
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 344 p.
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5991908M
LC Control Number66023005

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