Surgical correction of pectus carinatum

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Surgical correction of pectus carinatum. / Hoffmann, Torben; Katballe, Niels; Nørlinger, Thomas Stokholm; de Paoli, Frank Vincenzo.

I: Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS, Bind 2020, 24.09.2020.

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Hoffmann, T, Katballe, N, Nørlinger, TS & de Paoli, FV 2020, 'Surgical correction of pectus carinatum', Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS, bind 2020. https://doi.org/10.1510/mmcts.2020.050

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Hoffmann T, Katballe N, Nørlinger TS, de Paoli FV. 2020. Surgical correction of pectus carinatum. Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1510/mmcts.2020.050

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Hoffmann, Torben o.a.. "Surgical correction of pectus carinatum". Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS. 2020. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1510/mmcts.2020.050

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Hoffmann T, Katballe N, Nørlinger TS, de Paoli FV. Surgical correction of pectus carinatum. Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS. 2020 sep 24;2020. https://doi.org/10.1510/mmcts.2020.050

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Hoffmann, Torben ; Katballe, Niels ; Nørlinger, Thomas Stokholm ; de Paoli, Frank Vincenzo. / Surgical correction of pectus carinatum. I: Multimedia manual of cardiothoracic surgery : MMCTS. 2020 ; Bind 2020.

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