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Comment on the systematic review and meta-analysis titled “Gestational diabetes and the risk of cardiovascular disease in women”

  • Stavroula A. PaschouEmail author
  • Guy I. Sydney
  • Kalliopi J. Ioakim
  • Kalliopi Kotsa
  • Dimitrios G. Goulis
Letter to the Editor
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, “Aghia Sophia” Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece
  2. 2.School of MedicineEuropean University CyprusNicosiaCyprus
  3. 3.Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Diabetes Centre, First Department of Internal Medicine, AHEPA University HospitalMedical School, Aristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece
  4. 4.Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyMedical School, Aristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece

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