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Fistula from aneurysmal saphenous vein graft to right atrium treated with covered stents.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20573546     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Rarely aneurysmal dilatation of saphenous vein grafts following coronary artery bypass surgery may be complicated by fistulae which communicate with cardiac chambers. We describe our attempt to close a fistula which entered the right atrium by deploying covered stents within the graft.
Authors:
Brendan Bell; Nicholas Bett; Darren L Walters
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2010-06-23
Journal Detail:
Title:  Heart, lung & circulation     Volume:  19     ISSN:  1444-2892     ISO Abbreviation:  Heart Lung Circ     Publication Date:  2010 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-07-19     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100963739     Medline TA:  Heart Lung Circ     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  465-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright (c) 2010 Australasian Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons and the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand. Published by Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Australia.
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