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.
Translations

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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Lack of benefit from intravenous platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition as adjunctive treatment for percutaneous interventions of aortocoronary bypass grafts: a pooled analysis of five randomized clinical trials.
At the time of operation, an autologous saphenous vein graft (SVG) was harvested from the thigh, and 2 aortocoronary bypass grafts were implanted.
Optimal antithrombotic therapy following aortocoronary bypass: a meta-analysis.
Use of a nasal continuous positive airway pressure mask in the treatment of postoperative atelectasis in aortocoronary bypass surgery.