Monitoring of congenital malformations : prevention and control of congenital malformations in Hungary / by Andrew Czeizel
Czeizel, Andrew & World Health Organization. Hereditary Diseases Programme. (1991). Monitoring of congenital malformations : prevention and control of congenital malformations in Hungary / by Andrew Czeizel. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/62259
Gov't Doc #WHO/HDP/CM/91.3. Unpublished
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