An Open-Label, Single-Arm Pilot Study in Patients with Moderate to Severe Plaque-Type Psoriasis treated with Mesalazine
Tarun Narang, Sanjeev Handa
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Narang T, Handa S. An Open-Label, Single-Arm Pilot Study in Patients with Moderate to Severe Plaque-Type Psoriasis treated with Mesalazine. J Postgrad Med Edu Res 2014; 48 (1):24-26.
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Handa S, Narang T. An Open-Label, Single-Arm Pilot Study in Patients with Moderate to Severe Plaque-Type Psoriasis treated with Mesalazine. J Postgrad Med Edu Res 2014;48(1):24-26.
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