TITLE

Pulmonary haemosiderosis associated with left atrial myxoma

AUTHOR(S)
Chaudhry, A A; Dobson, C M; Simpson, F G
PUB. DATE
July 1991
SOURCE
Thorax;Jul1991, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p539
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66107162

 

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