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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1971 October; 64(10): 1015–1017.
PMCID: PMC1812769

Myometrial contractility in pregnancy and its regulation.

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