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Does colchicine decrease the rate of recurrence of acute idiopathic pericarditis treated with glucocorticoids?

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Doctor Aviv Mager

Rabin medical center-Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikva (Israel)
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Poster session 7 - Pericardial disease - Tumours of the heart

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26 August - 30 August 2017

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