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Chronic hepatitis C virus infection in thalassemia major: a new cardiovascular risk factor?

Topic: Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome

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Doctor Antonella Meloni

Toscana Gabriele Monasterio Foundation, Pisa (Italy)
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Poster Session 2 - Various cardiomyopahies

Speakers: Doctor A. Meloni, Doctor M. Pereira Nunes, Doctor D. Chirino, Doctor P. Jorda, Assistant Professor F. Fernandes...

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ESC Congress 2018

7 November - 29 August 2018

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