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European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 163, Issue 3, pp 181–182 | Cite as

Prolonged survival in alveolar capillary dysplasia syndrome

  • Christoph Licht
  • Sabine Schickendantz
  • Narayanswami Sreeram
  • Georg Arnold
  • Rainer Rossi
  • Anne Vierzig
  • Udo Mennicken
  • Bernhard Roth
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Keywords

Nitric Oxide Pulmonary Hypertension Pulmonary Vein Lung Transplantation Ventricular Pressure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christoph Licht
    • 1
  • Sabine Schickendantz
    • 2
  • Narayanswami Sreeram
    • 2
  • Georg Arnold
    • 3
  • Rainer Rossi
    • 4
  • Anne Vierzig
    • 1
  • Udo Mennicken
    • 2
  • Bernhard Roth
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Paediatrics, Children’s HospitalUniversity of CologneCologne Germany
  2. 2.Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Children’s HospitalUniversity of CologneCologneGermany
  3. 3.Department of PathologyKliniken Essen-MitteEssen Germany
  4. 4.Department of Paediatrics and NeonatologyKlinikum NeuköllnBerlin Germany

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