Razavi International Journal of Medicine

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Surgical Treatment of Partial Agenesis of the Left Pericardium

Tiago Cesar Mierzwa 1 , * , Rodrigo Otavio Gama Franca 2 and Rui Manuel Sequeira Almeida 3
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1 Assisi Gurgacz Faculty, Parana, Brazil
2 Ultrasonography Department, Cardiologist Medianeira Polyclinic Hospital, Parana, Brazil
3 Assis Gurgacz Medical School, Parana, Brazil
Article information
  • Razavi International Journal of Medicine: November 01, 2013, 1 (1); 35-7
  • Published Online: November 30, 2013
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 4, 2013
  • Accepted: October 2, 2013
  • DOI: 10.17795/rijm14546

To Cite: Mierzwa T C, Franca R O G, Almeida R M S. Surgical Treatment of Partial Agenesis of the Left Pericardium, Razavi Int J Med. 2013 ; 1(1):35-7. doi: 10.17795/rijm14546.

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