TITLE

Periodic Weakness?

AUTHOR(S)
Grauer, Ken
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;1/15/2010 Supplement 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interpretation on the result of the electrocardiogrpahy (ECG) of a 24-year old man with episodes of marked periodic weakness.
ACCESSION #
48151536

 

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