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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2013, Article ID 351670, 6 pages
Clinical Study

A Study on Bone Mass in Elderly Chinese Foot-Binding Women

1Department of Endocrinology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University, No. 374 The Dianmian Avenue, Wuhua, Kunming, Yunnan Province 650101, China
2Department of Orthopedics, Medical College of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

Received 9 January 2013; Accepted 11 June 2013

Academic Editor: Ling-Qing Yuan

Copyright © 2013 Yi Pan 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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