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Different types of vascular response to stent implantation in lesion with calcified nodule

  • Kenichi Yoshioka
  • Tetsuya NomuraEmail author
  • Masakazu Kikai
  • Natsuya Keira
  • Tetsuya Tatsumi
Images in Cardiovascular Intervention
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare no conflicts of interest.

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Written informed consent was obtained from the patient for publication of this image article.

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© Japanese Association of Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenichi Yoshioka
    • 1
  • Tetsuya Nomura
    • 1
    Email author
  • Masakazu Kikai
    • 1
  • Natsuya Keira
    • 1
  • Tetsuya Tatsumi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cardiovascular MedicineKyoto Chubu Medical CenterNantanJapan

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