International Journal of
Medicine and Medical Sciences

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Med. Med. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9723
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJMMS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 535

Full Length Research Paper

Anatomical figures obtained by means of a delineation technique as an additional strategy in the clinical evaluation of the thyroid

Carlos-Enrique Tene
  • Carlos-Enrique Tene
  • Faculty of Medicine, University of Colima, México.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 05 October 2022
  •  Accepted: 04 May 2023
  •  Published: 31 May 2023


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