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Journal Abstracts

  • Wallace S. Wu
  • Bernard R. Marsh


Public Health Journal Abstract 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wallace S. Wu
    • 1
  • Bernard R. Marsh
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Medicine Section of GastroenterologyBowman Gray School of MedicineWinston-SalemUSA
  2. 2.Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck SurgeryThe Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA

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