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Coronary artery compression caused by the pseudoaneurysm of the mitral-aortic intervalvular fibrosa
  1. Makoto Motooka,
  2. Seiko Nakajima,
  3. Yoshihisa Nakagawa
  1. Department of Cardiology, Tenri Hospital, Nara, Japan
  1. Correspondence to Yoshihisa Nakagawa, Tenri Hospital, Department of Cardiology, 200 Mishima-cho, Tenri, Nara 632-8552, Japan; nakagawa{at}

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