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Scimitar syndrome
  1. G P Georghiou,
  2. B A Vidne,
  3. R Hirsch

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Scimitar syndrome is a rare condition characterised by partial or complete anomalous pulmonary venous drainage to the inferior vena cava. The term derives from the curvilinear shadow created by the anomalous pulmonary vein on the chest radiograph. The shadow extends medially from the lateral superior position of the right lung and …

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