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Acromegaly and Gigantism

By Fulya Akin and Emrah Yerlikaya

Submitted: October 21st 2010Reviewed: April 2nd 2011Published: November 30th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/17560

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Fulya Akin and Emrah Yerlikaya (November 30th 2011). Acromegaly and Gigantism, Contemporary Aspects of Endocrinology Evanthia Diamanti-Kandarakis, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/17560. Available from:

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