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Journal of Diabetes Research
Volume 2016, Article ID 1401829, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1401829
Research Article

Anti-Thyroid Peroxidase Antibodies and Male Gender Are Associated with Diabetes Occurrence in Patients with Beta-Thalassemia Major

1Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Sassari, 07100 Sassari, Italy
2Endocrinology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, 07100 Sassari, Italy
3Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA

Received 7 January 2016; Revised 2 March 2016; Accepted 17 March 2016

Academic Editor: Liping Yu

Copyright © 2016 Giovanni M. Pes 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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