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Left main coronary artery dissection during percutaneous coronary intervention in patient with chronic total occlusion.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18297979     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Catheter induced left main coronary artery dissection is a rare but well recognized life threatening complication of coronary angiography and angioplasty. We present a case of left main coronary artery dissection induced with a guide catheter while dealing with chronic total occlusion (CTO) and bailout stenting of left main and Left anterior descending (LAD) artery.
Authors:
Tariq Ashraf; Syed Ishtiaq Rasool; Sultana Habib; Asadullah Kundi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association     Volume:  58     ISSN:  0030-9982     ISO Abbreviation:  J Pak Med Assoc     Publication Date:  2008 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-02-26     Completed Date:  2008-05-07     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7501162     Medline TA:  J Pak Med Assoc     Country:  Pakistan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  45-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cath Lab, National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Karachi.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aneurysm, Dissecting / etiology*,  surgery,  therapy
Angioplasty, Transluminal, Percutaneous Coronary / adverse effects*
Chronic Disease
Coronary Artery Disease / etiology*,  pathology,  therapy
Coronary Stenosis / physiopathology,  therapy
Coronary Vessels / injuries,  pathology*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Stents

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