TITLE

Ultrasound guided pericardial drainage and intrapericardial instillation of mitomycin C for malignant pericardial effusion

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, L N; Yang, P C; Chang, D B; Yu, C J; Ko, J C; Liaw, Y S; Wu, R G; Luh, K T
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
Thorax;Jun1994, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p594
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66082529

 

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