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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1959; 52(Suppl 1): 59–60.
PMCID: PMC1870697

A Review of Current X-ray Techniques for the Examination of the Colon

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