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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1975 January; 68(1): 31.
PMCID: PMC1863738

The diagnosis of pseudomembranous colitis by rectal biopsy.

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