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Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp 324–327 | Cite as

Interventricular septum involvement with complete atrioventricular block as first manifestation in Takayasu arteritis

  • Gabriela Meléndez-Ramírez
  • Rafael Vera-Urquiza
  • María Elena SotoEmail author
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The authors of this manuscript declare no relationships with any companies, whose products or services may be related to the subject matter of the article. The authors state that this work has not received any funding.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gabriela Meléndez-Ramírez
    • 1
  • Rafael Vera-Urquiza
    • 1
  • María Elena Soto
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.Magnetic Resonance DepartmentInstituto Nacional de Cardiología “Ignacio Chávez”Ciudad de MéxicoMéxico
  2. 2.Clinic of the Aortic Complex and Immunology DepartmentInstituto Nacional de Cardiología “Ignacio Chávez”Ciudad de MéxicoMéxico

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