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Internal and Emergency Medicine

, Volume 13, Issue 5, pp 797–798 | Cite as

Venous thromboembolism associated splenic and renal infarction in a patient with peripartum cardiomyopathy

  • Abdul Wahab
  • Raseen Tariq
CE - MEDICAL ILLUSTRATION

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Statement of human and animal rights

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineUnity HospitalRochesterUSA
  2. 2.Department of Internal MedicineRochester General HospitalRochesterUSA

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