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Published by Raven Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Brain -- Growth -- Congresses.,
  • Thyroxine -- Physiological effect -- Congresses.,
  • Brain chemistry -- Congresses.,
  • Amphibians -- Physiology -- Congresses.,
  • Mammals -- Physiology -- Congresses.,
  • Brain -- Growth and development -- Congresses.,
  • Hypothyroidism -- Complications -- Congresses.,
  • Thyroid hormones -- Physiology -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Gilman D. Grave.
ContributionsGrave, Gilman D., 1941-, United States. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Growth and Development Branch.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP376 .T52
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 376 p. :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4905631M
ISBN 100890041466
LC Control Number76052899

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