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Exertional dyspnea as initial manifestation of Takayasu's arteritis – A case report and literature review

  • Beatrice Neidhart1,
  • Robert Kosek1,
  • Lucas M Bachmann2 and
  • Claudia Stey1Email author
BMC Pulmonary Medicine20011:3

Received: 18 October 2001

Accepted: 18 December 2001

Published: 18 December 2001

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18 Oct 2001 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
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28 Oct 2001 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Erik Rodevand
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Submitted Manuscript version 3
18 Dec 2001 Author responded Author comments - Lucas M. Bachmann
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18 Dec 2001 Submitted Manuscript version 4
18 Dec 2001 Editorially accepted
18 Dec 2001 Article published 10.1186/1471-2466-1-3

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Policlinic, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Horten Centre, University of Zurich, Switzerland