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Letrozole for Induction of Ovulation in PCOS Patients: Resistant to Clomiphene Citrate

TA Chowdhury, Nusrat Mahmud, Maruf Siddiqui

Citation Information : Chowdhury T, Mahmud N, Siddiqui M. Letrozole for Induction of Ovulation in PCOS Patients: Resistant to Clomiphene Citrate. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2010; 2 (2):99-103.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10006-1074

Published Online: 01-12-2012

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2010; The Author(s).


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