TITLE

Letter: Levodopa and growth hormone secretion

AUTHOR(S)
Colucci, C F; D'Alessandro, B; Bellastella, A; Gasbarro, R
PUB. DATE
November 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;11/17/1973, Vol. 4 Issue 5889, p420
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64108861

 

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