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Published by Biomedical Business International in Tustin, CA .
Written in English


  • Cardiovascular equipment industry.,
  • Vascular grafts.,
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Edition Notes

SeriesReport / Biomedical Business International ;, #7049, Report (Biomedical Business International, Inc.) ;, #7049.
ContributionsBiomedical Business International, Inc.
LC ClassificationsHD9995.C362 V37 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various foliations) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2313659M
LC Control Number86193596

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