Clinical Autonomic Research

, Volume 11, Issue 4, pp 223–224

Why do patients have orthostatic symptoms in POTS?

  • Phillip A. Low
  • Ronald Schondorf
  • Teresa A. Rummans
Editorial Comment
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Phillip A. Low
    • 1
  • Ronald Schondorf
    • 1
  • Teresa A. Rummans
    • 1
  1. 1.Mayo ClinicRochesterU.S.A.

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