[Hypertensive heart disease: a proposed clinical classification].

@article{AlegraEzquerra2006HypertensiveHD,
  title={[Hypertensive heart disease: a proposed clinical classification].},
  author={Eduardo Alegr{\'i}a-Ezquerra and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Gonz{\'a}lez-Juanatey and Isidoro Gonz{\'a}lez-Maqueda},
  journal={Revista espanola de cardiologia},
  year={2006},
  volume={59 4},
  pages={
          398-9
        }
}

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