TITLE

Intrathoracic gossypiboma: a movable body within a pseudocystic mass

AUTHOR(S)
Solaini, Luciano; Prusciano, Francesco; Bagioni, Paolo
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Aug2003, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p300
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
10357504

 

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