Vol 72, No 1 (2021)
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Resistance to thyroid hormone caused by a mutation of the thyroid β receptor gene in a family over three generations

Liping Chen1, Lin Ding2, Xinlong Chen3, Xiaoqian Zhang2
Pubmed: 33619717
Endokrynol Pol 2021;72(1):85-86.

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