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Letters to the Editor — Clinical cardiology
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Giant left atrial myxoma hiding severe preoperative mitral regurgitation

Gregorio Laguna, Nuria Arce, Salvatore Di Stefano, Barbara Segura, Miriam Blanco, Javier Castrodeza, Yolanda Carrascal
DOI: 10.5603/CJ.2018.0134
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Pubmed: 30394520
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Cardiol J 2018;25(5):652-654.

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Vol 25, No 5 (2018)
Letters to the Editor — Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2018-10-30

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Title

Giant left atrial myxoma hiding severe preoperative mitral regurgitation

Journal

Cardiology Journal

Issue

Vol 25, No 5 (2018)

Pages

652-654

Published online

2018-10-30

DOI

10.5603/CJ.2018.0134

Pubmed

30394520

Bibliographic record

Cardiol J 2018;25(5):652-654.

Authors

Gregorio Laguna
Nuria Arce
Salvatore Di Stefano
Barbara Segura
Miriam Blanco
Javier Castrodeza
Yolanda Carrascal

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