Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Noncompaction in Healthy Subjects, Dilated and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, and Neuromuscular Disorders Is the Same Entity

Claudia Stollberger 1 , * and Josef Finsterer 1
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1 Medical Department With Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
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  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: April 28, 2015, 25 (2)
  • Published Online: April 18, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: May 14, 2014
  • Accepted: January 16, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.511

To Cite: Stollberger C, Finsterer J. Noncompaction in Healthy Subjects, Dilated and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, and Neuromuscular Disorders Is the Same Entity, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ; 25(2):-. doi: 10.5812/ijp.511.

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