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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1977; 70(Suppl 3): 142–143.
PMCID: PMC1543582

Is penicillamine immunostimulant?

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