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Case Reports in Cardiology
Volume 2015, Article ID 325396, 2 pages
Letter to the Editor

Comment on “Dual Prosthetic Heart Valve Presented with Chest Pain: A Case Report of Coronary Thromboembolism”

1Department of Cardiology, Evliya Çelebi Training and Research Hospital, 43050 Kütahya, Turkey
2Department of Cardiology, İskilip Atıf Hoca State Hospital, 19480 Çorum, Turkey
3Department of Cardiology, Kosuyolu Kartal Heart Training and Research Hospital, 34718 Istanbul, Turkey
4Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kars Kafkas University, 36200 Kars, Turkey

Received 4 April 2015; Accepted 19 April 2015

Academic Editor: Kjell Nikus

Copyright © 2015 Mehmet Ali Astarcıoğlu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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