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Osteoporosis International

, Volume 21, Issue 11, pp 1963–1964 | Cite as

Increased risk of serious infections in women with osteopenia or osteoporosis treated with denosumab

  • K. A. ToulisEmail author
  • A. D. Anastasilakis
Letter

Keywords

Public Health Breast Cancer Confidence Interval Osteoporosis Risk Ratio 
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Notes

Conflicts of interest

None.

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© International Osteoporosis Foundation and National Osteoporosis Foundation 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical SchoolAristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece
  2. 2.Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism424 General Military HospitalThessalonikiGreece

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