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Intraoperative Detection of Ascending Aortic Dissection by Transesophageal Echocardiography in a Patient with Bicuspid Aortic Valve and Ascending Aortic Aneurysm

Rajkumar K Vishwakarma

Citation Information : Vishwakarma RK. Intraoperative Detection of Ascending Aortic Dissection by Transesophageal Echocardiography in a Patient with Bicuspid Aortic Valve and Ascending Aortic Aneurysm. J Perioper Echocardiogr 2015; 3 (1):29-31.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10034-1032

License: CC BY-SA 4.0

Published Online: 01-06-2015

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


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