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ECR 2018 / C-3194
Deep endometriosis of the posterior pelvic compartment:a MRI pictorial guide.
Congress: ECR 2018
Poster No.: C-3194
Type: Educational Exhibit
Keywords: Obstetrics, Imaging sequences, MR, Pelvis, Genital / Reproductive system female
Authors: C. Sofia, G. Di Salvo, L. Pavanello, S. Benigno, A. Tregnaghi; Sottomarina di Chioggia (VE)/IT


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