TITLE

ATYPICAL CUSHING'S-- IS TI REAL?

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Veterinary Medicine;Sep2011, Vol. 106 Issue 9, p444
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the presentation of a veterinarian named Ellen Behrend at 2011 American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Forum, Denver, Colorado related to diagnosis and treatment of sex-hormone-mediated disease in animals.
ACCESSION #
66436848

 

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