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Ultrasound of the thyroid gland in the newborn: normative data
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    Re: Ultrasound of the thyroid gland in the newborn
    • Selim Kurtoglu, Professor of Pediatrics
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      • Mustafa Akcakus, Tamer Gunes, Mehmet E. Atabek

    Dear Editor

    We read the article by Dr Perry et al. on ultrasound of the thyroid gland in the newborn: normative data with great interest.[1] In this study on the measurements of the thyroid volumes in the newborn, there are many discrepancies with the normative data described by previous studies. And also the results of this study try to change widely accepted criteria. In my opinion, this may cause confusio...

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