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Case Reports in Cardiology
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 8542312, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8542312
Case Report

Refractory Hypotension as an Initial Presentation of Bilateral Subclavian Artery Stenosis

Division of Cardiology, St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Brighton, MA 02135, USA

Received 12 June 2016; Accepted 10 July 2016

Academic Editor: Jeffrey A. Breall

Copyright © 2016 Maxwell Eyram Afari 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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