Successful stenting of catheter-induced unprotected left main coronary artery dissection

G Ertas, E Ural, Wim Giessen

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Catheter-induced left main coronary artery (LMCA) dissection is a dramatic, although uncommon complication of diagnostic coronary angiography and requires prompt treatment. We describe a case of iatrogenic occlusive dissection of the LMCA during coronary angiography, treated by subsequent percutaneous recanalisation.
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JournalCardiovascular Journal of Africa
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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