Canine pulmonary angiostrongylosis: an update

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Canine pulmonary angiostrongylosis : an update. / Koch, Jørgen; Willesen, Jakob Lundgren.

In: Veterinary Journal, Vol. 179, No. 3, 2009, p. 348-359.

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Koch, J & Willesen, JL 2009, 'Canine pulmonary angiostrongylosis: an update', Veterinary Journal, vol. 179, no. 3, pp. 348-359. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tvjl.2007.11.014

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Koch, J., & Willesen, J. L. (2009). Canine pulmonary angiostrongylosis: an update. Veterinary Journal, 179(3), 348-359. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tvjl.2007.11.014

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Koch J, Willesen JL. Canine pulmonary angiostrongylosis: an update. Veterinary Journal. 2009;179(3):348-359. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tvjl.2007.11.014

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Koch, Jørgen ; Willesen, Jakob Lundgren. / Canine pulmonary angiostrongylosis : an update. In: Veterinary Journal. 2009 ; Vol. 179, No. 3. pp. 348-359.

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