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Oesophageal foreign body : an unusual cause of respiratory symptoms in a three-week-old baby. / Chowdhury, C R; Bricknell, M C; MacIver, D.

In: Journal of Laryngology and Otology, Vol. 106, No. 6, 06.1992, p. 556-7.

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Chowdhury, CR, Bricknell, MC & MacIver, D 1992, 'Oesophageal foreign body: an unusual cause of respiratory symptoms in a three-week-old baby', Journal of Laryngology and Otology, vol. 106, no. 6, pp. 556-7. https://doi.org/10.1017/s0022215100120134

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Chowdhury, C. R., Bricknell, M. C., & MacIver, D. (1992). Oesophageal foreign body: an unusual cause of respiratory symptoms in a three-week-old baby. Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 106(6), 556-7. https://doi.org/10.1017/s0022215100120134

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Chowdhury CR, Bricknell MC, MacIver D. Oesophageal foreign body: an unusual cause of respiratory symptoms in a three-week-old baby. Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 1992 Jun;106(6):556-7. https://doi.org/10.1017/s0022215100120134

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Chowdhury, C R ; Bricknell, M C ; MacIver, D. / Oesophageal foreign body : an unusual cause of respiratory symptoms in a three-week-old baby. In: Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 1992 ; Vol. 106, No. 6. pp. 556-7.

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