TITLE

postcardiotomy syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1739
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition for the term "postcardiotomy syndrome," which refers to postpericardiotomy syndrome.
ACCESSION #
21241738

 

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