Osteoporosis in prostate cancer patients


  • Choosak Pripatananont Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Thailand


osteoporosis, prostate cancer




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Pripatananont, C. (2005). Osteoporosis in prostate cancer patients. Insight Urology, 26(S), 30–38. Retrieved from https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/TJU/article/view/253863



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