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Retraction Note: Historical facts of screening and diagnosing diabetes in pregnancy

Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome20146:59

https://doi.org/10.1186/1758-5996-6-59

Received: 20 May 2014

Accepted: 20 May 2014

Published: 27 May 2014

The original article was published in Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome 2013 5:22

Retraction

This article [1] has been retracted by the Editor due to extensive overlap in text with a number of previous publications, most notably those by Mestman, Lowe et al. and Agarwal [24].

Notes

Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Internal Medicine, Bauru’s Diabetics Association
(2)
Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetes Unit, State University Hospital of Rio de Janeiro

References

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