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ECR 2018 / C-2133
Hypertrophic olivary degeneration: a review of literature and presentation of cases
Congress: ECR 2018
Poster No.: C-2133
Type: Educational Exhibit
Keywords: Education and training, Arteriovenous malformations, Education, MR, Neuroradiology brain, Anatomy, Ischaemia / Infarction
Authors: M. Lopez-Arroyave, M. Vega, F. Restrepo, L. Garcia, A. Arbelaez; Medellin/CO


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