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Michalak Daniel P. MD; Zacur, Howard A. MD, PhD; Rock, John A. MD; Woodruff, J. Donald MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology: November 1983
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Premature ovarian failure in women with a 47, XXX karyo-type have been described, but an explanation for this gonadal disorder has not been forthcoming. The present case identifies a 47 triple X woman with premature ovarian failure associated with an autoimmune disorder. A possible association between the 47, XXX karyotype, autoimmune disorders, and premature ovarian failure is proposed.

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