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Management of pituitary tumors : the clinican's practical guide / edited by Michael P. Powell, Stafford L. Lightman, Edward R. Laws Jr.--2nd ed. p. ; cm.
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1. Pituitary gland--Tumors. I. Powell, Michael, MA. II. Lightman, Stafford L. III. Laws, Edward R. [DNLM: 1. Pituitary Neoplasms--therapy. WK 585 M2664 2003] RC280.P5 M36 2003 616.99'247--dc21
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