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Pituitary Surgery and Anesthetic Management: An Update

Vikas Saini, Surender K Malhotra, Kiran Sharma

Citation Information : Saini V, Malhotra SK, Sharma K. Pituitary Surgery and Anesthetic Management: An Update. World J Endoc Surg 2013; 5 (1):1-5.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10002-1114

Published Online: 01-04-2013

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Malhotra SK, Sharma K, Saini V. Pituitary Surgery and Anesthetic Management: An Update. World J Endoc Surg 2013;5(1):1-5.


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