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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, For sale by Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Hyattsville, Md, Washington, D.C .
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Edition Notes

SeriesVital and health statistics., no. 183, DHHS publication ;, no. (PHS) 93-1511
ContributionsBloom, Barbara, 1950-, Gift, Helen C., Jack, Susan S., National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsRA407.3 .A346 no. 183, RK52.2 .A346 no. 183
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1741952M
ISBN 100840604696, 016041590X
LC Control Number92048918

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