Clinical Rheumatology

, Volume 23, Issue 6, pp 566–566 | Cite as

Endotoxin as a factor for joint pain and rheumatoid arthritis

Letter

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Envirosafe Training and ConsultantsPittsburghUSA

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