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Incidence of Peutz-Jeghers syndrome

Data derived from a survey of hospitals

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Kutscher, A.H., Zegarelli, E.V., Rankow, R.M. et al. Incidence of Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. Digest Dis Sci 5, 576–577 (1960). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02233059

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