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Giant right atrium: case report of a rare congenital disease in adulthood

  • Azam SoleimaniEmail author
  • Houman Dehghan
  • Maryam Soleimani
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Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

Azam Soleimani, Houman Dehghan and Maryam Soleimani declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Human rights statement

All procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation (institutional and national) and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1964 and later revisions.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from the patient for being included in this report.

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© Japanese Society of Echocardiography 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chamran Cardiovascular Medical and Research CenterIsfahan University of Medical SciencesIsfahanIran
  2. 2.Cardiac Rehabilitation Research Center, Isfahan Cardiovascular Research InstituteIsfahan University of Medical SciencesIsfahanIran

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