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Carotid artery surgery for people with existing coronary artery disease
  1. Correspondence to:
    Mr Ian Lane, Cardiff Vascular Unit, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XW, UK;
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Lane I, Byrne J
Carotid artery surgery for people with existing coronary artery disease

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  • First published January 1, 2002.
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January 01, 2002


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