Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis

, Volume 44, Issue 4, pp 525–526 | Cite as

Bermuda Triangle: N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide, stroke, and galectin-3

Letter to the Editor

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of CardiologyNear East UniversityNicosiaCyprus
  2. 2.Near East University HospitalNicosiaCyprus

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