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Large coronary thrombus: A safe and effective approach using percutaneous coronary intervention after vigorous antithrombotic therapy.
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PMID:  23395579     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
After percutaneous coronary intervention, high thrombotic burden is the strongest correlate for extensive microvascular obstruction, distal embolization, and the no-reflow phenomenon. It is suggested that in these cases conventional thrombectomy methods may mechanically dislodge thrombi downstream and decrease myocardial perfusion. The following report includes an alternative approach in which a coronary vessel with large thrombotic burden was treated successfully first with vigorous pharmacological antithrombotic and antiplatelet therapy followed by coronary intervention after several days.
Authors:
Danny Dvir; Hironori Kitabata; Ron Waksman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-2-7
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1878-0938     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc Revasc Med     Publication Date:  2013 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-2-11     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101238551     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Revasc Med     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2012. Published by Elsevier Inc.
Affiliation:
Interventional Cardiology, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA.
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