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Cross-references are valuable for terms that readers might seek in different alphabetic locations (last example from Thomas).cDNA. See under DNA DNA dsDNA. See under DNA mtDNA. See under DNA DNA, 5, 300 310, 999  cDNA, 24, 356  dsDNA, 24 25, 356, 900  mtDNA, 660 DTH. See hypersensitivity reactions, type IV DTH skin test, 1010 1022, 1012f, 103110 Cross-references are also used for synonyms: proaccelerin. See factor V Stuart factor. See factor X T cell. See T lymphocyte In the middle example, if Stuart factor were used in text concerning the history of factor X, a see also reference might be

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