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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 862892, 5 pages
Long-Term Followup of Adolescent and Young Adult Females with Hypergonadotropic Hypogonadism
2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens Medical School, Aretaieio Hospital, 115 26 Athens, Greece
Received 1 September 2011; Accepted 18 October 2011
Academic Editor: Gil Guerra-Junior
Copyright © 2012 Tsimaris Pantelis 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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