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Vol. 122, No. 2, 2012
Issue release date: August 2012
Cardiology 2012;122:113–115

Raising Doubts about the Pathogenicity of Mitochondrial DNA Mutation m.3308T>C in Left Ventricular Hypertraveculation/Noncompaction

Salas A. · Elson J.L.
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