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Successful intervention of an anomalous right coronary artery arising from the posterior left sinus of Valsalva.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20814061     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in an anomalous right coronary artery (RCA) arising from the left sinus of Valsalva can be technically difficult because selective cannulation of the vessel may not be easy. We present a case of two consecutive successful stent implantations in an anomalous RCA arising from the posterior left sinus of Valsalva. We used a Judkins left 5 guiding catheter, which provided excellent angiographic visualization and guide support for stent delivery throughout the procedure.
Authors:
Basar Candemir; Adalet Gurlek; Resat M Baha
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of invasive cardiology     Volume:  22     ISSN:  1557-2501     ISO Abbreviation:  J Invasive Cardiol     Publication Date:  2010 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-03     Completed Date:  2011-01-19     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8917477     Medline TA:  J Invasive Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  E175-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Ankara University, School of Medicine, Cardiology Department, Ankara, Turkey. Basarcandemir@yahoo.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary / methods*
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Vessel Anomalies / radiography,  therapy*
Female
Humans
Middle Aged
Sinus of Valsalva / abnormalities*,  radiography
Stents*

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