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Immunosuppression in inflammatory bowel diseases standards, new developments, future trends : proceedings of Falk Symposium 119 held in Freiburg, Germany, October 3-4, 2000 by Falk Symposium (119th 2000 Freiburg, Germany)

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Published by Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, London .
Written in English


  • Inflammatory bowel diseases,
  • Immunosuppressive agents

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by K. Fellermann ... [et al.].
SeriesFalk symposium ;, 119
ContributionsFellermann, K.
LC ClassificationsRC862.I53 F35 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3969479M
ISBN 100792387678
LC Control Number2001275967

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