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Gonorrhoea, and its consequences with a short historical sketch of the venereal disease by G. B. Childs

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Published by Samuel Highley ... in London .
Written in English


  • Sexually transmitted diseases,
  • Gonorrhea,
  • Communicable diseases

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Edition Notes

Other titlesChilds on gonorrhoea.
Statementby G. Borlase Childs ..
ContributionsChilds, G. B. (George Borlase), 1816-1888 former owner, St. Thomas"s Hospital. Medical School Library, King"s College London
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] :
Paginationvii, [3], 155, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26279692M

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