Journal of Endocrinological Investigation

, Volume 42, Issue 11, pp 1387–1388 | Cite as

Acromegaly in digital art

  • F. TrimarchiEmail author
  • E. Martino
  • L. Bartalena
Endocrinology and Art


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti at the University of MessinaMessinaItaly
  2. 2.University of PisaPisaItaly
  3. 3.Endocrine Unit, Department of Medicine and SurgeryUniversity of InsubriaVareseItaly

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