How important is early detection and prompt treatment in congenital hypothyroidism patients?

  • Vivian Soetikno Medical Journal of Indonesia; Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Indonesia
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2019-12-13
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Soetikno V. How important is early detection and prompt treatment in congenital hypothyroidism patients?. Med J Indones [Internet]. 2019Dec.13 [cited 2020Mar.29];28(4):309-10. Available from: https://mji.ui.ac.id/journal/index.php/mji/article/view/4370
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