Total Dislodgement of St. Jude Symmetry Proximal Aortic Connector after OPCAB

Authors

  • Rick V. Bernstein
  • David A. Browdie
  • Dino D. Sacchetti
  • Michelle D. Estrada

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.824

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Published

2005-02-07

How to Cite

Bernstein, R. V., Browdie, D. A., Sacchetti, D. D., & Estrada, M. D. (2005). Total Dislodgement of St. Jude Symmetry Proximal Aortic Connector after OPCAB. The Heart Surgery Forum, 6(4), E72-E73. https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.824

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