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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 973716, 9 pages
Research Article

The Mode of Inheritance of Scheuermann’s Disease

1Institute of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Frunze Street 17, Novosibirsk 630091, Russia
2Rambam Health Care Campus, 6 Ha’Aliya Street POB 9602, 31096 Haifa, Israel

Received 29 April 2013; Accepted 25 July 2013

Academic Editor: Panagiotis Korovessis

Copyright © 2013 A. M. Zaidman et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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