Multidisciplinary Cardiovascular Annals

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Right Para Cardiac Pericardial Cyst

Aghigh Haydari 1 , Feridoun Sabzi 1 , * , Samsam Dabiri 1 and Alireza Poormotaabed 1
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1 Imam Ali Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Kermanshah, Iran
Article information
  • Multidisciplinary Cardiovascular Annals: July 2018, 9 (2); e68382
  • Published Online: June 28, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: April 28, 2017
  • Revised: May 25, 2017
  • Accepted: June 24, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/mcardia.68382

To Cite: Haydari A, Sabzi F, Dabiri S, Poormotaabed A. Right Para Cardiac Pericardial Cyst, Multidiscip Cardio Annal. 2018 ; 9(2):e68382. doi: 10.5812/mcardia.68382.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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