Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Aided Diagnosis of an Inferior Sinus Venosus Defect: A Case Report

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Schantz, D., Thompson, D. & Warren, A. Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Aided Diagnosis of an Inferior Sinus Venosus Defect: A Case Report. Pediatr Cardiol 31, 564–566 (2010).

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  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Caval Vein
  • Interatrial Communication
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