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Journal of Endocrinological Investigation

, Volume 15, Issue 4, pp 309–310 | Cite as

Thyroid function in systemic sclerosis

  • G. La Montagna
  • C. Carella
  • G. Amato
  • F. Filippi
  • G. Tirri
  • A. Bellastella
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Thyroid Function Scleroderma Systemic Sclerosis Progressive Systemic Sclerosis Euthyroid Sick Syndrome 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE) 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. La Montagna
    • 1
  • C. Carella
    • 2
  • G. Amato
    • 2
  • F. Filippi
    • 1
  • G. Tirri
    • 1
  • A. Bellastella
    • 2
  1. 1.Istituto di Clinica Medica, Divisione di Medicina Generate e Reumatologia eUniversità degli Studi di NapoliNapoliItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Endocrinologia, Medicina Interna e Malattie della Nutrizione, I Facoltà di Medicina e ChirurgiaUniversità degli Studi di NapoliNapoliItaly

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