Factors Influencing Menarcheal Age: Results From the Cohort of Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study

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To Cite : Ramezani Tehrani F, Mirmiran P, Gholami R, Moslehi N, Azizi F. et al. Factors Influencing Menarcheal Age: Results From the Cohort of Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2014 ;12(3):e16130. doi: 10.5812/ijem.16130.
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Abstract
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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