An Effective manual on breast self-examination / Reeta Devi ... [et al.]
Devi, Reeta, Singh, M. Meghachandra, Kumar, Rajesh & Walia, Indarjit. (1998). An Effective manual on breast self-examination / Reeta Devi ... [et al.]. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/56130
World health forum 1998 ; 19(4) : 388-389
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