Clinical value of dietary fiber
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Clinical value of dietary fiber

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Published by Purdue Frederick Co. in Norwalk, Conn .
Written in English


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Statementeditor and symposium chairman, Martin H. Floch.
ContributionsFloch, Martin H., Norwalk Hospital. Dept. of Medicine., Yale University. School of Medicine.
LC ClassificationsRC627.F5 C54 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3509192M
LC Control Number82060795

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