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Surgery for Parkinson"s Disease and Movement Disorders by Joachim K Krauss

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Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins .
Written in English


  • Diseases & disorders,
  • Neurosurgery,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Surgery - Neurosurgery,
  • Medical / Surgery / Neurosurgery,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Movement disorders,
  • Parkinson Disease,
  • Parkinson"s disease,
  • Surgery,
  • Medical

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11005976M
ISBN 100781722446
ISBN 109780781722445

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