Vol 71, No 2 (2020)
Clinical vignette
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Insulin autoimmune syndrome — time to remember

Nalan Okuroglu1, Meltem Sertbas1, Cafer Akkoz1, Yasar Sertbas1, Seda Sancak2, Ali Ozdemir1
Pubmed: 31909453
Endokrynol Pol 2020;71(2):204-205.

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