Non-invasive diagnosis of internal carotid artery dissections

Müllges, W; Ringelstein, E B; Leibold, M
February 1992
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Feb1992, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p98
Academic Journal
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