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Percutaneous closure of left ventricular pseudoaneurysm.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23098987     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The risk of rupture of a left ventricular (LV) pseudoaneurysm ranges from 30% to 45% in the first year. Open surgical repair carries high mortality related to anatomic complexity and patient comorbidities. Percutaneous closure may offer a viable alternative to surgical intervention in this cohort. Herein, we describe 3 unique cases of transcatheter LV pseudoaneurysm closure.
Authors:
Rajeev L Narayan; Prashant Vaishnava; Martin E Goldman; Paul Stelzer; Lisa Clark; Annapoorna S Kini; Samin K Sharma; Barry Love
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  94     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-26     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e123-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York. Electronic address: rajeev.narayan@mountsinai.org.
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