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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2014, Article ID 675796, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/675796
Clinical Study

Relationship between the Prevalence of Thyroid Nodules and Metabolic Syndrome in the Iodine-Adequate Area of Hangzhou, China: A Cross-Sectional and Cohort Study

1Department of International Health Care Center, The Second Affiliated Hospital ZheJiang University College of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310009, China
2Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The Second Affiliated Hospital Zhejiang University College of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310009, China
3Department of Ultrasound, The Second Affiliated Hospital Zhejiang University College of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310009, China
4Department of Clinical Laboratory, The Second Affiliated Hospital Zhejiang University College of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310009, China
5Department of Oncology, Cancer Institute, The Second Affiliated Hospital Zhejiang University School of Medicine, 88 Jiefang Road, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310009, China

Received 18 April 2014; Revised 9 July 2014; Accepted 28 July 2014; Published 17 August 2014

Academic Editor: Lorenzo Piemonti

Copyright © 2014 Junhua Yin 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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