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Lung Ultrasound Comet Tails — Technique and Clinical Significance

By Douglas T. Summerfield and Bruce D. Johnson

Submitted: May 22nd 2012Reviewed: February 21st 2013Published: November 6th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56198

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Douglas T. Summerfield and Bruce D. Johnson (November 6th 2013). Lung Ultrasound Comet Tails — Technique and Clinical Significance, Hot Topics in Echocardiography Angelo Squeri, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/56198. Available from:

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