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Menstrual Huts: A Health and Human Rights Violation.

  • Editorial & Opinion
  • Obstetrics and gynecology [Obstet Gynecol] 2020 Jul; Vol. 136 (1), pp. 1-2.
  • English
Additional Information
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Country of Publication: United States NLM ID: 0401101 Publication Model: Print Cited Medium: Internet ISSN: 1873-233X (Electronic) Linking ISSN: 00297844 NLM ISO Abbreviation: Obstet Gynecol Subsets: MEDLINE
Publication: 2004- : Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Original Publication: New York.
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Date Created: 20200617 Date Completed: 20201123 Latest Revision: 20210108
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