Medical mysteries: science researches conditions from bizarre to deadly

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Publisher:
National Geographic,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
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Medical Mysteries gives readers the inside story of the medical profession’s weirdest mysteries, and provides the scientific opinions of the experts. The narrative examines cases that have baffled the scientific community. These mysteries will satisfy every kid’s natural delight in all things gross and grizzly; the vividly descriptive text, cool photographs, and descriptive diagrams will capture the attention of every reader. Medical Mysteries is a fascinating combination of clinical facts and investigative research.National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
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ISBN:
9781426302619
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 8.7, 2 Points
Lexile Score:
1140
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subject_facet Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation -- Juvenile literature, Rare diseases -- Juvenile literature
table_of_contents Medical science -- Pathology -- Genetics -- Heredity -- Classification -- Physiology.
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title Medical mysteries : science researches conditions from bizarre to deadly
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