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Estimation of the risk factors of the congenital urinary system defects


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  • Department of Neonatology, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, ul. Medyków 14, 40-752, Katowice, Poland
  • Department of Neonatology, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, ul. Medyków 14, 40-752, Katowice, Poland
  • 1st Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, ul. Ziołowa 45/47, 40-635, Katowice, Poland
  • Department of Neonatology, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, ul. Medyków 14, 40-752, Katowice, Poland


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