TITLE

Inadvertently Found Thoracic Ectopic Liver Confirmed without Surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Eun Joo; Lee, Sang Yeub; In, Kwang Ho; Park, Sanghoon; Kim, Hye Sun
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Respiration;2011, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p343
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available Copyright © 2010 S. Karger AG, Basel
ACCESSION #
59534063

 

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