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Correspondence to: Eduardo da Cruz, BSc, MD, Paediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Paediatrics, Children's University Hospital of Geneva, 6, rue Willy Donzé, 1211, Geneva 14, Switzerland. Tel: +41 22 382 4580; Fax: +41 22 382 4546; E-mail:
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Cardiology in the Young
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