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Journal of Ultrasound

, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 355–356 | Cite as

Transthoracic ultrasound in children

  • Marco Sperandeo
  • Elisabettamaria Frongillo
  • Salvatore De Cosmo
  • Cristiana Cipriani
Letter to the Editor
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Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Sperandeo
    • 1
  • Elisabettamaria Frongillo
    • 2
  • Salvatore De Cosmo
    • 3
  • Cristiana Cipriani
    • 4
  1. 1.Interventional Ultrasound Unit of Internal MedicineIRCCS Fondazione Casa Sollievo Della SofferenzaFoggiaItaly
  2. 2.Unit of Thoracic SurgeryIRCCS Fondazione Casa Sollievo Della SofferenzaFoggiaItaly
  3. 3.Department of Internal MedicineIRCCS Fondazione Casa Sollievo Della SofferenzaFoggiaItaly
  4. 4.Department of Internal Medicine and Medical DisciplinesSapienza University of RomeRomeItaly

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