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Prevalence of autoimmune thryoid disease (AITD) in patients with mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD)

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Tomšč, M., Hojker, S., Zaletel-Kragelj, L. et al. Prevalence of autoimmune thryoid disease (AITD) in patients with mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD). Clin Rheumatol 14, 379–380 (1995). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02208359

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  • Public Health
  • Connective Tissue
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease