Diabetes Mellitus in Severe Thalassemia Patients


  • Sanglutong L, Insiripong S, Chetthakul T


Severe thalassemia, Diabetes mellitus


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Sanglutong L, Insiripong S, Chetthakul T. Diabetes Mellitus in Severe Thalassemia Patients. j dept med ser [Internet]. 2018 Aug. 1 [cited 2022 Sep. 28];43(4):61-4. Available from: https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/JDMS/article/view/247884



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