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24 November 2020

Acute ST-Segment Elevation From an Ingested Battery: A Case Report

Publication: Annals of Internal Medicine
Volume 174, Number 3

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cover image Annals of Internal Medicine
Annals of Internal Medicine
Volume 174Number 3March 2021
Pages: 425 - 426

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Published online: 24 November 2020
Published in issue: March 2021

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Gianfranco Giannasi, MD
San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, USL Toscana Centro Florence, Italy
Valentina Nanni, MD
San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, USL Toscana Centro Florence, Italy
Andrea Nucci, MD
San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, USL Toscana Centro Florence, Italy
Alessandro Paoletti Perini, MD
Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, USL Toscana Centro Florence, Italy
Marzia Giaccardi, MD
Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, USL Toscana Centro Florence, Italy
Disclosures: Authors have disclosed no conflicts of interest. Forms can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=L20-1123.
Corresponding Author: Marzia Giaccardi, MD, Cardiology and Electrophysiology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, USL Toscana Centro, Piazza Santa Maria Nuova, 1 Florence, Italy; e-mail, [email protected].
This article was published at Annals.org on 24 November 2020.

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Gianfranco Giannasi, Valentina Nanni, Andrea Nucci, et al. Acute ST-Segment Elevation From an Ingested Battery: A Case Report. Ann Intern Med.2021;174:425-426. [Epub 24 November 2020]. doi:10.7326/L20-1123

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