aortocoronary


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Related to aortocoronary: partial bypass
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a·or·to·cor·o·nar·y

n. aortocoronaria, rel. a las arterias aorta y coronaria.
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In the early 1960s, they were in the forefront of perfecting a technique of removing a peripheral vein and inserting it as an aortocoronary bypass on the heart .
A total of 19 of the 251 controls either had a positive cardiovascular history for angina pectoris according to the Rose questionnaire (25) or had documented cardiovascular events or procedures, such as myocardial infarction, aortocoronary bypass surgery, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, and/or coronary angiography or stroke.
Fibrous tissue also was the dominant component of plaques in saphenous veins used for aortocoronary bypass grafts.
Aortocoronary anastomosis was performed using a saphenous venous graft because of the ostial involvement of the subclavian and left internal mammary arteries (LIMA).
In many instances, the most proximal part of an occluded aortocoronary graft fills with contrast, creating a small, telltale out-pouching or "nubbin" from the ascending aorta, allowing a diagnosis (Figure 7).
Investigation of aortocoronary artery bypass grafts by multislice spiral computed tomography with electrocardiographic-gated image reconstruction.
If a distal protection device or distal balloon occlusion is not used during a PCI of an aortocoronary bypass graft, then the patient should not receive a IIb/IIIa inhibitor, on the basis of the new findings, he said.
Abstract: A 74-year-old woman had a history over 25 years of endarterectomy of both renal arteries, iliac venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, left internal carotid artery endarterectomy, coronary angioplasty, aortocoronary bypass grafting, occlusion of the right axillary artery, lower-limb claudication due to common iliac artery aneurysm, external iliac artery stenosis, multiple femoral artery stenoses, bifurcational stent grafting, occlusion of the left brachial artery and the right external iliac artery, and stroke.
5 cm/atrial septum-RA Orenstein F/27 Aortocoronary Cooley M/42 6 x 6 x 5 cm/LA Awoke M/41 5 x 5 cm/AS Geisler M/26 Bifurcation LMCA Johnson F/24 6 x 4 x 4 cm/LA Johnson M/30 6 x 5 x 3 cm/LA Johnson F/18 5.