Right-sided hemothorax from leaking saphenous vein right coronary artery bypass graft aneurysm due to incomplete coiling masquerading as right lower lobe pneumonia

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There was no research involved animals performed by any author. All procedures performed in human participants were approved by the ethical standards of the institutional committee and in accordance with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineUniversity of Toledo Medical CenterToledoUSA

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