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Thyroid Agenesis: A Case Report with Review of Literature

Eti Sthapak, Ujjwal L Gajbe, SP Wanjari, Vijai Datta Upadhyaya, Basant Kumar

Citation Information : Sthapak E, Gajbe UL, Wanjari S, Upadhyaya VD, Kumar B. Thyroid Agenesis: A Case Report with Review of Literature. World J Endoc Surg 2012; 4 (3):99-101.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10002-1107

Published Online: 01-12-2012

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Sthapak E, Gajbe UL, Wanjari SP, Upadhyaya VD, Kumar B. Thyroid Agenesis: A Case Report with Review of Literature. World J Endoc Surg 2012;4(3): 99-101.


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