Tuberculosis and its control program in Taiwan
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Tuberculosis and its control program in Taiwan by Hsiao-wen Luan

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Published by Taiwan Provincial Tuberculosis Control Bureau in Taipei .
Written in English



  • Taiwan


  • Tuberculosis -- Taiwan -- Prevention.,
  • Tuberculosis -- Taiwan -- Statistics.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Hsiao-wen Luan.
LC ClassificationsRA644.T7 L82
The Physical Object
Pagination13, [19] leaves ;
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4765213M
LC Control Number78112534

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