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External References in Excel; Randomly Missing Data

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Hello, I'm working with a rather large excel spreadsheet which contians some columns of data and 2 additional columns which refer to another workbook. Here's an example of the formula I'm using:
=VLOOKUP($A16,'P:\LabelPrinting\LabelDatabase\[Label.xls]Sheet1'!$A$1:$C$65536,2,FALSE)
The main workbook is called LabelDatabase.xls, and the externally referenced book is Label.xls. The problem I'm having is that my ex. refs. in LabelDatabase.xls seem to be randomly missing groups of rows in the Label.xls. I've confirmed that all the cells in Label.xls are formatted the same. I thought perhaps I was reaching some sort of cap in size of my workbook (I'm up to row 14,200), but changes I make seemingly anywhere in Label.xls are reflected in LabelDatabase.xls, it's simply returning #N/A for some rows which DO contain data in Label.xls. Assistance would be appreciated, thanks!
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