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Journal of Endocrinological Investigation

, Volume 30, Issue 9, pp 804–805 | Cite as

Hypothyroidism in Prader-Willi syndrome: A case report and review of the literature

  • C. Savopoulos
  • A. Hatzitolios
  • P. Panagopoulou
  • M. Kosmidou
  • E. Tsirogianni
  • V. Konstantinou
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Hypothyroidism Sleep Apnea Morbid Obesity Inhibin Glimepiride 
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Copyright information

© Italian Society of Endocrinology (SIE) 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Savopoulos
    • 1
  • A. Hatzitolios
    • 1
  • P. Panagopoulou
    • 1
  • M. Kosmidou
    • 1
  • E. Tsirogianni
    • 1
  • V. Konstantinou
    • 1
  1. 1.1st Medical Propedeutic DepartmentAHEPA Hospital, Aristotelian UniversityThessalonikiGreece

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