SPONTANEOUS PNEUMOMEDIASTINUM: RECOGNIZING A RARE ENCOUNTER WITH A BENIGN CONDITION!

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  • Rita Barata Thoracic Surgery Hospital Santa Marta, CHULC. Hospital Lusíadas, Lisboa Nova Medical School, Faculdade de Ciências Médicas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

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https://doi.org/10.48729/pjctvs.70

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25-04-2021

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Barata R. SPONTANEOUS PNEUMOMEDIASTINUM: RECOGNIZING A RARE ENCOUNTER WITH A BENIGN CONDITION!. Rev Port Cir Cardiotorac Vasc [Internet]. 2021 Apr. 25 [cited 2024 May 21];27(1):15. Available from: https://pjctvs.com/index.php/journal/article/view/70

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