Transcatheter embolization of an internal mammary artery bypass graft sidebranch causing coronary steal syndrome

Richard W. Ayres, Chien‐Tai ‐T Lu, Keith H. Benzuly, Gregory A. Hill, James D. Rossen*

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Abstract

We describe a 66‐yr‐old man with angina after internal mammary artery‐coronary bypass grafting due to coronary artery steal by a sidebranch of the mammary artery. Myocardial ischemia was successfully treated by transcatheter embolization of the sidebranch.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)301-303
Number of pages3
JournalCatheterization and cardiovascular diagnosis
Volume31
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1994

Keywords

  • angina pectoris
  • internal mammary‐coronary artery anastomosis
  • postoperative complications
  • therapeutic embolization

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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