Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Ascending Aorta and Total Aortic Arch Replacement in a Child with Infective Endarteritis

Ting Lu 1 , Yifeng Yang 1 and Can Huang 1 , *
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1 The Second Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, Changsha, China
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  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: 29 (3); e84561
  • Published Online: May 26, 2019
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: September 24, 2018
  • Revised: December 23, 2018
  • Accepted: January 3, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.84561

To Cite: Lu T, Yang Y, Huang C. Ascending Aorta and Total Aortic Arch Replacement in a Child with Infective Endarteritis, Iran J Pediatr. Online ahead of Print ; 29(3):e84561. doi: 10.5812/ijp.84561.

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