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Left atrial and left ventricular collapse secondary to pericardial effusion

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Correspondence to Julio César Sauza-Sosa.

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Sauza-Sosa, J.C., Espinola-Zavaleta, N. Left atrial and left ventricular collapse secondary to pericardial effusion. J Echocardiogr 15, 194–195 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12574-017-0342-8

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