Practical management of hyperinsulinism in infancy

Aynsley-Green, A.; Hussain, K.; Hall, J.; Saudubray, J. M.; Nihoul-Fékété, C.; De Lonlay-Debeney, P.; Brunelle, F.; Otonkoski, T.; Thornton, P.; Lindley, K. J.
March 2000
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Mar2000, pF98
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