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Journal of Angiology
Volume 2014, Article ID 572019, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/572019
Research Article

Medium-Term Results of Treatment for Complicated Acute Type B Dissection: A Spanish Experience in a Single Centre

Department of Vascular Surgery, Hospital la Paz, 28026 Madrid, Spain

Received 12 September 2013; Revised 1 December 2013; Accepted 9 December 2013; Published 15 January 2014

Academic Editor: Miltiadis I. Matsagkas

Copyright © 2014 Jesus Alvarez-Garcia 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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