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European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 142, Issue 3, pp 235–235 | Cite as

Asthmatic attack associated with oral clonidine test

  • S. Ashkenazi
  • M. Mimouni
  • Z. Laron
  • I. Varsano
Letters to the Editor

Keywords

Public Health Clonidine Asthmatic Attack Oral Clonidine Clonidine Test 
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© Springer-Verlag 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Ashkenazi
    • 1
  • M. Mimouni
    • 1
  • Z. Laron
    • 2
  • I. Varsano
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics BTel-Aviv University Sackler School of MedicinePetah-TikvaIsrael
  2. 2.the Institute of Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology, Beilinson Medical CenterTel-Aviv University Sackler School of MedicinePetah-TikvaIsrael

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