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SA Orthopaedic Journal

On-line version ISSN 2309-8309
Print version ISSN 1681-150X

SA orthop. j. vol.8 n.4 Pretoria Jan. 2009




Low-secretory multiple myeloma



HF VisserI; A VisserII; JM NelI; V MoodleyIII; A SwartIV; R PoolV

IMBChB(Pret); Senior Registrar, Department Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pretoria
IIMBChB(Pret); Senior Registrar, Department Clinical Pathology, University of Pretoria, National Health Laboratory Service TAD
IIIMBChB(UCT), MMed(Haemat); Consultant, Department Haematology, University of Pretoria, National Health Laboratory Service TAD
IVMBChB(Pret), MPraxMed, MMed Path(Haem); Consultant, Department Haematology, University of Pretoria, National Health Laboratory Service TAD
VMBChB(Pret), MMed(Haemat); Head: Department of Haematology, University of Pretoria, National Health Laboratory Service TAD




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Dr A Visser
Senior Registrar
Department Clinical Pathology
University of Pretoria



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