TITLE

Pituitary prolactinoma with severe erectile dysfunction as the initial symptom; Diagnosis and treatment of 4 cases

AUTHOR(S)
Tao JIANG; Lei ZHENG; Xiao-ming SU; Jin-qiang PENG; Dong-chen SUN; Quan-lin LI; Zhi-wei ZHANG; Fa-peng WANG; Hui JIANG
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Zhonghua Nankexue / National Journal of Andrology;Feb2013, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
87637892

 

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