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ECR 2018 / C-0811
Thymus and ectopic thymus image findings: an important cause of pitfalls in the paediatric age.
Congress: ECR 2018
Poster No.: C-0811
Type: Educational Exhibit
Keywords: Paediatric, Anatomy, Thorax, MR, Ultrasound, Conventional radiography, Diagnostic procedure, Education, Normal variants, Neoplasia, Pathology, Hyperplasia / Hypertrophy
Authors: A. Navarro Baño1, I. Sánchez-Serrano1, Y. Martínez Paredes1, C. Fernández Hernández2, C. Serrano Garcia2, S. Ibáñez Caturla2, E. Lopez Banet3, E. Doménech Abellán4, A. Gilabert Úbeda2; 1El Palmar, Murcia/ES, 2Murcia/ES, 3El Palmar-Murcia/ES, 4El Palmar (Murcia)/ES



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