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The significance of ultrasonic characteristics in adventitial cystic disease

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Nozomi Kawanami, Tsuyoshi Yoshimuta, Takako Minami, Satoshi Ikeda, Hiroaki Kawano, Koji Maemura, and Kiyoyuki Eishi all declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

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Kawanami, N., Yoshimuta, T., Minami, T. et al. The significance of ultrasonic characteristics in adventitial cystic disease. J Med Ultrasonics 49, 501–502 (2022).

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