Brain and development proceedings of the 19th annual meeting, Tokyo, July 11-13, 1977 by

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Published by The Japanese Society of Child Neurology in -- Tokyo .

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Includes references.

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Statementedited by Yukio Fukuyama.
ContributionsFukuyama, Yukio, ed., Nihon Sho ni Shinkeigaku Kenkyu kai.
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Paginationxii, 283 p. :
Number of Pages283
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Open LibraryOL14740693M

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