Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences

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Klinefelter Syndrome with Morbid Obesity Before Bariatric Surgery: A Case Report

Parisa Janmohammadi 1 , 2 , Gholamreza Mohammadi-Farsani 1 , 2 , * , Hana Arghavani 1 , 2 , Mahmoud Arshad 1 and Tayebeh Mokhber 1
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1 Minimally Invasive Surgery Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 School of Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences: February 2017, 6 (1); e43608
  • Published Online: February 25, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: November 24, 2016
  • Revised: February 10, 2017
  • Accepted: February 18, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/minsurgery.43608

To Cite: Janmohammadi P, Mohammadi-Farsani G, Arghavani H, Arshad M, Mokhber T. Klinefelter Syndrome with Morbid Obesity Before Bariatric Surgery: A Case Report , J Minim Invasive Surg Sci. 2017 ; 6(1):e43608. doi: 10.5812/minsurgery.43608.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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