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Martin Bodian


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British physician.

Biography of Martin Bodian

Martin Bodian was a physician at the Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, London.


  • M. L. Bodian:
    Fibrocystic Disease of the Pancreas. A Congenital Disorder of Mucus Production (Mucosis). W. Heinemann, London, 1952.

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