TITLE

Endocrinology & metabolism

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Hyperthyroidism in children and adolescents: Should radioiodine be the first line therapy?,' by L. Ward, C. Huot et al from the Universite de Montreal.
ACCESSION #
9708235884

 

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