Angiographic Recognition of Ostial Left Main Coronary Artery Stenosis: Case Report.
Ostial left main coronary stenosis has a poor prognosis and increased mortality rate with coronary arteriography. Due to its anatomic location, visualization of the stenosis may be difficult. A high index of suspicion based upon only a few signs should prompt the physician to perform certain maneuvers to obtain the correct diagnosis. Four illustrative cases are presented and discussed.
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MacMillan, R., Feldman, B., & Maranhao, V. (1986). Angiographic recognition of ostial left main coronary artery stenosis: case report. Angiology, 37(8), 614-620.
Cardiology | Cardiovascular Diseases | Medical Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Medicine, Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine Faculty