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Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 24, Issue 4, pp 1440–1441 | Cite as

The role of FDG uptake intensity in pericardial effusion

  • Yiyan LiuEmail author
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Nuclear Medicine Service, Department of RadiologyNew Jersey Medical School, Rutgers UniversityNewarkUSA
  2. 2.Nuclear Medicine Service, Department of RadiologyUniversity HospitalNewarkUSA

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