Vol 72, No 3 (2021)
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Clinicopathological features of neonatal subcutaneous fat necrosis and its implications

Cristina Ferreras12, Vanessa Gorito12, Ana Vilan32, Jorge Pedro4, Rita Santos Silva52, Cintia Castro-Correia52, Carla Costa52, Henrique Soares32
Pubmed: 33749815
Endokrynol Pol 2021;72(3):278-279.


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