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Selective arterialization of the coronary venous system.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15464519     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The idea of myocardial revascularization by means of grafting the coronary venous system is more than a century old; in cases of diffuse coronary artery disease, this may represent a valid therapeutic option. We present a challenging case in which a patient with an aberrant left coronary system and unstable angina underwent this type of procedure with good clinical results.
Authors:
J Rafael Sadaba; Unnikrishnan R Nair
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  78     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2004 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-10-06     Completed Date:  2005-06-30     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1458-60     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Yorkshire Heart Centre, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angina, Unstable / surgery*
Arteriovenous Shunt, Surgical
Coronary Vessel Anomalies / complications,  surgery*
Coronary Vessels / surgery*
Cushing Syndrome / complications
Diabetes Complications / surgery
Female
Humans
Hypertension / complications
Middle Aged
Myocardial Revascularization / methods*
Saphenous Vein / transplantation
Veins / surgery

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