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Myocardial biopsy: its role in the understanding of Chagas' disease



Myocardial biopsy: its role in the understanding of Chagas' disease



Interciencia 13(6): 296-302



Myocardial biopsy is reviewed as a method of diagnosis and investigation of Chagas' disease. This technique is described and the relationships between the biopsy findings and the different phases of Chagas' disease are discussed.

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