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Honeycomb interventricular septum: extension of an aortic root abscess
  1. G Rajesh,
  2. Babu Kanjirakadavath,
  3. V Haridasan
  1. Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Babu Kanjirakadavath, Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala 673008, India; drbabuk{at}yahoo.co.in

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