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Coronary injury in mitral and aortic valve surgery: a case series using optical coherence tomography.

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Coronary occlusion is a rare but well described complication of heart valve surgery. The left circumflex coronary artery, especially when it is dominant, is particularly at risk due to the proximity of the mitral valve annulus. We report on three cases of acute coronary complications of different valvular surgical procedures diagnosed and treated in the cardiac catheterization laboratory. Intracoronary optical coherence tomography was used to identify the cause of coronary flow impairment and...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.05.085

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University of Oxford
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RDM
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University of Oxford
Department:
RDM
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Annals of Thoracic Surgery Journal website
Volume:
109
Issue:
March 2020
Pages:
e171-e174
Publication date:
2019-07-26
Acceptance date:
2019-05-24
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EISSN:
1552-6259
ISSN:
0003-4975
Pmid:
31356796
Language:
English
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pubs:1041625
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uuid:3cf634cc-18a5-49a3-b251-48c9e975a5bc
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1041625
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2019-08-28

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