The Use of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography in Thoracic Aortic Dissection Due to Chronic Cocaine Abuse

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To Cite : Dabbagh A, Arabnia M K, Foroughi M, Shahzamani M, Rahmian H. et al. The Use of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography in Thoracic Aortic Dissection Due to Chronic Cocaine Abuse, Anesth Pain Med. 2017 ;7(1):e35254. doi: 10.5812/aapm.35254.
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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