Permanently increased brightness of right ventricle (D-shaped left ventricle) on myocardial perfusion imaging in a patient with chronic cor pulmonale: An autopsy correlation
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KeywordsChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Right Ventricle Nuclear Cardiology Interventricular Septum Tetrofosmin
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