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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in [Bethesda, Md.?], Washington, D.C .
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  • Teenage pregnancy -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • Childbirth -- United States -- Congresses.

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Statement[edited by] Catherine S. Chilman.
SeriesNIH publication -- no. 81-2077., DHHS publication -- no. (NIH) 81-2077.
ContributionsChilman, Catherine S., National Institutes of Health (U.S.), Conference on Consequences of Adolescent Pregnancy and Childbearing (1975 : Bethesda, Md.), Conference on Determinants of Adolescent Pregnancy and Childbearing (1976 : Elk Ridge, Md.)
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Paginationxx, 339 p. :
Number of Pages339
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Open LibraryOL17652156M

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