Korean Circ J.  2017 Jan;47(1):27-28. 10.4070/kcj.2016.0407.

Progress toward Approval of Stents in Coarctation of the Aorta

  • 1Department of Pediatrics, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. amyjys@naver.com


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MeSH Terms

Aortic Coarctation*


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