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Predictive Value of Mean Platelet Volume in Saphenous Vein Graft Disease.

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Summary of "Predictive Value of Mean Platelet Volume in Saphenous Vein Graft Disease."

To determine whether mean platelet volume (MPV), platelet distribution width (PDW), and platelet count could be used as determinants of mortality following coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and patency of saphenous vein grafts (SVG).

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Name: Brazilian journal of cardiovascular surgery
ISSN: 1678-9741
Pages: 317-322

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The vein which drains the foot and leg.

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