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Van Buchem Disease, Sclerosteosis or Something Else?

  • Martina Špero
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Abstract

Due to dull headaches and enlarged hands, feet and mandible, endocrinologist referred a 39-year-old female patient to MRI of the brain.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martina Špero
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  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic and InterventioClinical Hospital DubravaZagrebCroatia

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