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Journal of Diabetes Research
Volume 2016, Article ID 6302508, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6302508
Letter to the Editor

Comment on “Incidence of Type 1 Diabetes among Children and Adolescents in Italy between 2009 and 2013: The Role of a Regional Childhood Diabetes Registry”

1Interinstitutional Epidemiology Unit, Local Health Authority of Reggio Emilia, Via Amendola 2, 42122 Reggio Emilia, Italy
2Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova-IRCCS, Viale Umberto I 50, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
3Internal Medicine Department, Montecchio Hospital, Local Health Authority of Reggio Emilia, Via Barilla 16, 42027 Montecchio, Italy

Received 15 July 2016; Accepted 25 August 2016

Academic Editor: Ulrike Rothe

Copyright © 2016 Paola Ballotari 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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