Vol 71, No 6 (2020)
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Autonomous functioning thyroid nodule — a rare paediatric diagnosis

Vicente Rey y Formoso1, Daniela Salazar2, Sara Fernandes3, Sofia Ferreira4, Norberto Estevinho3, Cíntia Castro Correia4
Pubmed: 33125700
Endokrynol Pol 2020;71(6):587-588.

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