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The Significance of Urea in Dementia Præcox

  • J. Walker (a1)

Urea is the compound in which the greater part of the nitrogen from protein metabolism is normally excreted, and of which it forms an important index.

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The Significance of Urea in Dementia Præcox

  • J. Walker (a1)
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