TITLE

THE LARGE PULMONARY ARTERY

AUTHOR(S)
Liu, C. K.; Jona, E.; Haring, O. M.
PUB. DATE
April 1958
SOURCE
Angiology;Apr1958, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The finding of large pulmonary artery includes a large number of different diseases. A classification based upon the presence or absence of primary changes in pulmonary hemodynamics is discussed. Eight selected cases are presented and briefly discussed.
ACCESSION #
16389464

 

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