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Acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome (AIDS)

Karin G. Edström

Acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome (AIDS)

its implications for women and children

by Karin G. Edström

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Published by Population Council in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease),
  • AIDS (Disease) in children.,
  • Women -- Diseases.,
  • Women -- Health and hygiene.,
  • Children -- Health and hygiene.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKarin G. B. Edström and Jonathan Mann.
    ContributionsMann, Jonathan M., Population Council., International Planned Parenthood Federation., International Conference on "Better Health for Women and Children through Family Planning" (1987 : Nairobi, Kenya)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13574325M


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