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References: Thyroid

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  • Asher, R. Myxoedematous madness, 1949. BJM, ii:555-562.
  • Canaris GJ, Steiner JF Ridgeway C. Do traditional symtoms of hypothyroidism correlate with biochemical disease? J GEN INTERN MED 1997; 12:544-550.
  • Cronin, AJ. The Citadel. (Gollancz, London), 1937, p 65-70.
  • Dingle, PR, et al. The incidence of thyroglobulin antibodies and thyroid enlargement in a general practice in Northeast England.1966. Clin Exp Immunol. 1:277-284.
  • Kilpatrick, R, Milne, JS, Rushbrooke, M, Wilson, ESB. A survey of thyroid enlargement in two general practices in Great Britain, 1963. BMJ. 1:29-34.
  • Pinsky LE. Common thyroid disorders. In: Fihn SD, DeWitt DE, eds. Outpatient medicine. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders, 1997:493-502.
  • Rational Clinical Exam: Siminoski K, Simel DL, Rennie D. Does this patient have a goiter? JAMA 1995; 273:813-817.

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