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Outcomes of cardiac surgical treatment for carcinoid heart disease

Sonia J Konsek-Komorowska1, Agnieszka D Kolasińska-Ćwikła2, Jacek Różański3, Krzysztof Bartuś4, Jarosław Kuriata3, Marek Konka3, Ewa Sitkowska-Rysiak3, Ilona Michałowska3, Elżbieta Florczak3, Maria Jaworska-Wilczyńska3, Andrzej Januszewicz3, Tomasz Hryniewiecki3, Jarosław B Ćwikła1, Mariola Pęczkowska3
DOI: 10.33963/KP.a2021.0189
Pubmed: 34939659
Kardiol Pol 2022;80(2):202-204.
  1. Department of Cardiology and Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Collegium Medicum, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Olsztyn, Poland
  2. The Maria Skłodowska-Curie National Research Institute of Oncology, Warszawa, Poland
  3. National Institute of Cardiology, Warszawa, Poland
  4. Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Transplantology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kraków, Poland

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Kardiol Pol 2022;80(2):202-204.


Sonia J Konsek-Komorowska
Agnieszka D Kolasińska-Ćwikła
Jacek Różański
Krzysztof Bartuś
Jarosław Kuriata
Marek Konka
Ewa Sitkowska-Rysiak
Ilona Michałowska
Elżbieta Florczak
Maria Jaworska-Wilczyńska
Andrzej Januszewicz
Tomasz Hryniewiecki
Jarosław B Ćwikła
Mariola Pęczkowska

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