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Paradoxical embolism associated with oral contraceptives: an underdiagnosed lesion?
  1. J. de Swiet


    A case of cerebral embolism is described in which paradoxical features have been proved clinically, and which may explain some hitherto unaccountable reported cases, and suggests the value of prospective studies. A successful outcome of such a proved case, associated with oral contraceptives, does not appear to have been reported previously.

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