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Endovascular Repair of Blunt Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Injuries

Mehrdad Vahedian 1 , Somayeh Rastinnia 1 , * and Masumeh Taghizadeh 1
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1 Department of General Surgery, Bahonar Hospital, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
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  • Trauma Monthly: November 1, 2015, 20 (4); e10307
  • Published Online: November 23, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: January 16, 2013
  • Revised: June 15, 2015
  • Accepted: July 15, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.10307

To Cite: Vahedian M, Rastinnia S, Taghizadeh M. Endovascular Repair of Blunt Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Injuries, Trauma Mon. 2015 ; 20(4):e10307. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.10307.

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