Patent Ductus Arteriosus Ventricular Outflow Tract Main Pulmonary Artery Echocardiographic Assessment Transducer Position 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Helmut Singer
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  1. 1.Department of Pediatric CardiologyKlinik für Kinder und Jugendliche der Universität Erlangen-NürnbergErlangen

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