Vitamin K: the missing link to prostate health.

@article{Donaldson2015VitaminKT,
  title={Vitamin K: the missing link to prostate health.},
  author={Michael S. Donaldson},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  year={2015},
  volume={84 3},
  pages={
          219-22
        }
}

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