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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1961 April; 54(4): 255–257.
PMCID: PMC1870326

The Physiological Basis of Diuretic Action

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