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ECR 2019 / C-3022
Interventional radiologic procedures in thoracic infections: what every radiologist should know
Congress: ECR 2019
Poster No.: C-3022
Type: Educational Exhibit
Keywords: Thorax, Interventional non-vascular, Lung, CT, Ultrasound, Percutaneous, Abscess delineation, Drainage, Catheters, Abscess, Infection, Cavitation
Authors: D. Vas, I. Vollmer, M. Benegas Urteaga, A. Gayete, M. Sanchez; Barcelona/ES



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