coronary artery bypass

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coronary artery bypass

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Surgery to create an alternative route of blood flow to the heart.

cor·o·nar·y ar·te·ry by·pass

n. conducto o derivación aortocoronaria, intervención usualmente con uso de una vena como injerto, o de una arteria mamaria interna interpuesta entre la aorta y una rama de la arteria coronaria, y puesta como derivación sanguínea mas allá de la obstrucción formada. V.: aortocoronary bypass.
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