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Vol 24, No 6 (2017)
Letters to the Editor — Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2017-12-29
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Rare left ventricular metastasis from uveal melanoma

Enrico Maria Zardi, Giulio Cacioli, Chiara Giorgi, Emanuele Paolo Rafano Carnà, Domenico Maria Zardi
DOI: 10.5603/CJ.2017.0150
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Pubmed: 29297586
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Cardiol J 2017;24(6):712-714.

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Vol 24, No 6 (2017)
Letters to the Editor — Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2017-12-29

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Title

Rare left ventricular metastasis from uveal melanoma

Journal

Cardiology Journal

Issue

Vol 24, No 6 (2017)

Pages

712-714

Published online

2017-12-29

DOI

10.5603/CJ.2017.0150

Pubmed

29297586

Bibliographic record

Cardiol J 2017;24(6):712-714.

Authors

Enrico Maria Zardi
Giulio Cacioli
Chiara Giorgi
Emanuele Paolo Rafano Carnà
Domenico Maria Zardi

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