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Explaining asthma

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Published by Smart Apple Media in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

  • Asthma,
  • Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    An introduction to asthma that discusses causes, diagnosis, prevention, and treatments, and describes what it is like to live with the condition as well as what to do during an attack.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 42-43) and index.

    Other titlesAsthma
    StatementAngela Royston
    LC ClassificationsRC591 .R694 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p. :
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24789411M
    ISBN 101599203154
    ISBN 109781599203157
    LC Control Number2008049284

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