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Case Reports in Vascular Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 538259, 4 pages
Case Report

Pulmonary-Esophageal Variceal Bleeding: A Unique Presentation of Partial Cor Triatriatum Sinistrum

1Department of Critical Care Medicine, Florida Hospital Celebration Health, Celebration, FL 34747, USA
2Department of Radiology, Florida Hospital Orlando, Orlando, FL 32803, USA

Received 18 September 2013; Accepted 29 October 2013

Academic Editors: H. Matsumoto and H. Nakajima

Copyright © 2013 Fortune O. Alabi 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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