Razavi International Journal of Medicine

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Severe Hypoplasia of Posterior Mitral Valve Leaflet Presented with Atypical Chest Pain: A Case Report

Afsoon Fazlinezhad 1 , Masoumeh Alvandi Azari 2 , * and Leila Bigdellu 3
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1 Associated Professor of Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Ghaem Hospital, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences (MUMS), Mashhad, Iran
2 Fellowship of Echocardiography, Department of Cardiology, Ghaem Hospital, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, (MUMS), Mashhad, Iran
3 Assistant Professor of Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Ghaem and Imam Reza Hospitals, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, (MUMS), Mashhad, Iran
Article information
  • Razavi International Journal of Medicine: March 2017, 5 (1); e41501
  • Published Online: February 6, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: August 14, 2016
  • Revised: November 13, 2016
  • Accepted: November 29, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/rijm.41501

To Cite: Fazlinezhad A, Alvandi Azari M, Bigdellu L. Severe Hypoplasia of Posterior Mitral Valve Leaflet Presented with Atypical Chest Pain: A Case Report , Razavi Int J Med. 2017 ; 5(1):e41501. doi: 10.5812/rijm.41501.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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