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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 541892, 5 pages
Prenatal Characteristics of Infants with a Neuronal Migration Disorder: A National-Based Study
1Department of Women's and Children's Health, Uppsala University, Akademiska Sjukhuset, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
2Department of Paediatrics, Östersund County Hospital, 831 83 Östersund, Sweden
3Uppsala University Children's Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
4Department of Medicine, Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Received 9 November 2011; Revised 1 February 2012; Accepted 3 February 2012
Academic Editor: Sheffali Gulati
Copyright © 2012 Estelle Naumburg 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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