TITLE

Successful percutaneous balloon occlusion of a large pulmonary arteriovenous malformation

AUTHOR(S)
Duggan, C J; Grinnell, V S; Pigott, P C
PUB. DATE
January 1989
SOURCE
Thorax;Jan1989, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66076253

 

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