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ASEAN Heart Journal

December 2014, 22:18

First online: 04 December 2014

Case Report

Total occlusion at ostial Left internal mammary graft with successful angioplasty and longterm patency result

Kitigon Vichairuangthum, MD,1 and Paiboon Chotenopratpat, MD1
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Abstract

The patient is a 62 year old male patient with underlying hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia and a history of triple vessel coronary artery disease post CABG (SVG graft to RCA, LIMA graft to LAD) 5 years ago.

Keywords
Total Occlusion - Internal Mammary Artery - Surgical Clip - Internal Mammary Artery Graft - Xience Versus


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Supplementary Material

Nil

References

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About this Article

Title
Total occlusion at ostial Left internal mammary graft with successful angioplasty and longterm patency result


Open Access
Available under Open Access


Journal >> 22:1


Online Date
21 November 2019


DOI
10.7603/s40602-014-0017-x


Online ISSN
2315-4551


Publisher
ASEAN Federation of Cardiology


Additional Links Cardiology


Keywords
Total Occlusion
Internal Mammary Artery
Surgical Clip
Internal Mammary Artery Graft
Xience Versus


Author Affiliations
1.Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, BMA Medical College and Vajira Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand


Correspondence to:
Kitigon Vichairuangthum,[email protected]