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DeGowin’s Diagnostic Examination, Tenth Edition

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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

DeGowin’s diagnostic examination. – Tenth edition / [edited by] Richard F. LeBlond, Donald D. Brown, Manish Suneja, Joseph F. Szot ; illustrated by Elmer DeGowin, Jim Abel, and Shawn Roach. p. ; cm.

Diagnostic examination

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 978-0-07-181447-8 (soft cover : alk. paper)

ISBN 0-07-181447-7 (soft cover : alk. paper)

I. LeBlond, Richard F., editor. II. Brown, Donald D., 1940- editor. III. Suneja, Manish, editor. IV. Szot, Joseph F., editor. V. Title: Diagnostic examination.

[DNLM: 1. Physical Examination. 2. Diagnosis. 3. Signs and Symptoms. WB 200]




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ISBN 978-0-07-181447-8

MHID 0-07-181447-7

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