This case-report describes a large pseudoaneurysm of the proximal left anterior descending coronary artery, fissured in the pericardium, developed 4 days after rotational and directional atherectomy followed by stent implantation. A successful percutaneous repair was obtained with 2 vein- covered stents implanted and expanded under ultrasound guidance.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 1997|
- Coronary pseudoaneurysm
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine