Sexual development and disorders in childhood and adolescence an advanced textbook

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Published by Medical Examination Pub. Co. in New Hyde Park, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Sexual disorders in children.,
  • Generative organs -- Abnormalities.,
  • Children -- Sexual behavior.,
  • Children and sex.,
  • Sex -- In infancy and childhood.,
  • Sex -- In adolescence.,
  • Sex behavior -- In infancy and childhood.,
  • Sex behavior -- In adolescence.,
  • Sex differentiation disorders -- In infancy and childhood.,
  • Sex differentiation disorders -- In adolescence.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Raymond M. Russo.
SeriesAdvanced textbook series
ContributionsRusso, Raymond M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRJ476.5 .S48 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 237 p. :
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3159338M
ISBN 100874884853
LC Control Number83000994

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