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Roar Strøm - bibliography

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Norwegian physician, born March 31, 1903, Oslo (then Kristiania); died October 8, 1958.


  • Leber und vermehrte Schilddrüsenhormonen. Doctoral thesis, Oslo, 1943.
  • Øivind Larsen, editor:
    Norges leger. Den norske lægeforening. Oslo, 1996. Volume 5, page 248.

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