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Coronary sinus stenosis as a late complication of catheter ablation in Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9286547     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This report describes a patient who developed stenosis of coronary sinus and cardiac veins five years after application of electric shock currents to the posterior mitral annulus and posteroseptal region of the tricuspid annulus for ablation of a left posterior accessory pathway and a right posteroseptal accessory pathway. This is the first angiographic documentation of coronary sinus stenosis as a late complication of electric ablation of accessory pathway.
S Y Wang; S J Yeh; F C Lin; D Wu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular diagnosis     Volume:  42     ISSN:  0098-6569     ISO Abbreviation:  Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn     Publication Date:  1997 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-10-23     Completed Date:  1997-10-23     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7508512     Medline TA:  Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  70-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan.
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MeSH Terms
Catheter Ablation*
Constriction, Pathologic
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Disease / etiology*,  radiography
Heart Conduction System / abnormalities,  surgery
Postoperative Complications*
Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome / surgery*

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