Osteoporosis International

, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 709–710 | Cite as

Maternal and fetal outcome after long-term bisphosphonate exposure before conception

  • S. Hassen-Zrour
  • W. Korbâa
  • I. Béjia
  • Z. Saidani
  • N. Bergaoui
Letter

Notes

Conflicts of interest

None.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Hassen-Zrour
    • 1
  • W. Korbâa
    • 1
  • I. Béjia
    • 1
  • Z. Saidani
    • 2
  • N. Bergaoui
    • 1
  1. 1.Rheumatology DepartmentMonastir Teaching HospitalMonastirTunisia
  2. 2.Gynaecological DepartmentMonastir Teaching HospitalMonastirTunisia

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