Calcified Tissue International

, Volume 55, Issue 3, pp 240–240 | Cite as

Oral pamidronate in refractory Paget's disease

  • Emilio J. A. Roldán
  • S J Wimalawansa
  • R D Gunasekera
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Keywords

Pamidronate Oral Pamidronate 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Emilio J. A. Roldán
    • 1
  • S J Wimalawansa
  • R D Gunasekera
  1. 1.Department of Clinical PharmacologyGador S ABuenos AiresArgentina

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