European Journal of Nuclear Medicine

, Volume 23, Issue 2, pp 230–230 | Cite as

Thyroid scintigraphy and perchlorate discharge test in the diagnosis of congenital hypothyroidism [1]

  • William D. Leslie
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Keywords

Public Health Nuclear Medicine Hypothyroidism Perchlorate Congenital Hypothyroidism 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • William D. Leslie
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  1. 1.Department of Internal Medicine (C5121) St. Boniface General HospitalUniversity of ManitobaWinnipegCanada

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