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Radiation Exposure During Direct Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt in Pediatric Budd–Chiari Syndrome: Initial Experience from a Tertiary Care Center

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Madhusudhan, K.S., Malik, R., Chouhan, P. et al. Radiation Exposure During Direct Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt in Pediatric Budd–Chiari Syndrome: Initial Experience from a Tertiary Care Center. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 44, 1839–1840 (2021).

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