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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    
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.
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    
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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.
Department of Cardiology, Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Australia.
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