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Aneurysm of the left ventricle: Truths and falsehoods

Jerzy Zioło1, Bogumil Ramotowski1, Beata Zaborska1, Ryszard Wojdyga2, Jolanta Miśko3, Andrzej Budaj1
DOI: 10.33963/KP.a2022.0293
Pubmed: 36573602
  1. Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, Grochowski Hospital, Warszawa, Poland
  2. Department of Cardiosurgery, Medicover Hospital, Warszawa, Poland
  3. MR Department Affidea Poland, Warszawa, Poland

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Aneurysm of the left ventricle: Truths and falsehoods


Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)


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Jerzy Zioło
Bogumil Ramotowski
Beata Zaborska
Ryszard Wojdyga
Jolanta Miśko
Andrzej Budaj

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