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Bicuspid aortic valve and arrhythmogenic right ventricle cardiomyopathy. Unreported coexistence

Paweł Tyczyński1, Karolina Borowiec2, Olgierd Woźniak2, Ilona Michałowska3, Adam Witkowski1, Piotr Hoffman2, Elżbieta K Biernacka2
DOI: 10.33963/KP.a2023.0002
  1. Department of Interventional Cardiology and Angiology, National Institute of Cardiology, Warszawa, Poland
  2. Department of Congenital Heart Diseases, National Institute of Cardiology, Warszawa, Poland
  3. Department of Radiology, National Institute of Cardiology, Warszawa, Poland

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Paweł Tyczyński
Karolina Borowiec
Olgierd Woźniak
Ilona Michałowska
Adam Witkowski
Piotr Hoffman
Elżbieta K Biernacka

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