Isolated ventricular non-compaction in a patient initially diagnosed with arrhythmogenic right ventricular card iomyopathy

Wozniak, O.; Konka, M.; Wlodarska, E. K.
March 2008
Heart;Mar2008, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p289
Academic Journal
Two images of the heart of the patient with arrythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy are presented.


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