A Clinicopathological Approach
Debra S. Heller
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A.
Robert C. Wallach
New York University Medical Center New York, New York, U.S.A.
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Vulvar disease / edited by Debra S. Heller, Robert C. Wallach. p. ; cm.
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1. Vulva--Diseases. I. Heller, Debra S. II. Wallach, Robert C. [DNLM: 1. Vulvar Diseases. WP 200 V9915 2007]
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