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The Accuracy of Ultrasound in the Pre-Operative Localisation of Parathyroid Lesions in Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A Review of the Literature

By S. Alford, W. Barber, G. Cheung and K. Thoirs

Submitted: October 30th 2011Reviewed: November 22nd 2011Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/39165

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