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Assessment of severity and prognosis in patients with pulmonary embolism attending to clot load score on MDCT pulmonary angiography
Congress: ECR 2018
Poster No.: C-0890
Type: Scientific Exhibit
Keywords: Cardiovascular system, Lung, Pulmonary vessels, CT-Angiography, Computer Applications-General, Computer Applications-Detection, diagnosis, Contrast agent-intravenous, Embolism / Thrombosis
Authors: M. S. Fernández López-Peláez1, E. Zabía Galíndez2, M. J. Garcia Isidro2, E. Ayerbe Unzurrunzaga2; 1Madrid/ES, 2Boadilla del Monte, Madrid/ES


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