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Control of tuberculosis

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Control of tuberculosis

hearings before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Seventh-eighth Congress, second session, on H.R. 4615, a bill to establish, for the investigation and control of tuberculosis, a division in the Public Health Service, and for other purposes, June 13 and 14, 1944

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tuberculosis -- United States -- Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Clarence F. Lea, chairman

    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 49 p. ;
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16859103M


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