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The Role of Glucocorticoids in Pregnancy: Four Decades Experience with Use of Betamethasone in the Prevention of Pregnancy Loss

By Fortunato Vesce, Emilio Giugliano, Elisa Cagnazzo, Stefania Bignardi, Elena Mossuto, Tarcisio Servello and Roberto Marci

Submitted: December 2nd 2011Reviewed: June 18th 2012Published: November 28th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/50797

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