Pediatric Nephrology

, Volume 9, Issue 3, pp 298–298 | Cite as

Validity of measurements of calcium absorption

  • David M. Wilson
Editorial Comment

Key words

Calcium absorption Measurement Validity 


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© IPNA 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • David M. Wilson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of LaboratoriesC-61 Hilton, Mayo Clinic and FoundationRochesterUSA

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