Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

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Relationship Between Filter Paper and Serum Thyroid Stimulating Hormone in Screening of Neonatal Hypothyroidism

Ali Chehrei 1 , Fatemeh Dorreh 2 , * and Fatemeh Rafiei 1
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1 Thyroid Disorders Research Center, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Thyroid Disorders Research Center, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, IR Iran
Article information
  • Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: August 28, 2015, 17 (8); e1040
  • Published Online: August 29, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: March 2, 2015
  • Accepted: April 26, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/zjrms1040

To Cite: Chehrei A, Dorreh F, Rafiei F. Relationship Between Filter Paper and Serum Thyroid Stimulating Hormone in Screening of Neonatal Hypothyroidism, Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2015 ; 17(8):e1040. doi: 10.17795/zjrms1040.

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