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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Uterine Artery Embolization: A Nonsurgical Cure for Fibroids

Nikita Naredi, TK Bhattacharyya

Citation Information : Naredi N, Bhattacharyya T. Uterine Artery Embolization: A Nonsurgical Cure for Fibroids. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2009; 1 (3):13-18.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10006-1003

Published Online: 01-12-2009

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2009; The Author(s).


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