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Wiley W. Souba, MD, ScD, FACS Penn State College of Medicine Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Mitchell P. Fink, MD, FACS University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Gregory J. Jurkovich, MD, FACS University of Washington School of Medicine Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine William H. Pearce, MD, FACS Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine John H. Pemberton, MD, FACS Mayo Graduate School of Medicine Nathaniel J. Soper, MD, FACS Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Book Description B.C. Decker, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1550093991