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.
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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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In Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) surgery, the use of left internal mammary artery (LIMA) to bypass significant left anterior descending (LAD) artery stenosis has been proven by studies as a gold standard clinical practice.
Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is one of the most commonly performed operations worldwide and has been established as an effective treatment for symptomatic multivessel coronary artery disease (CAD).
Keywords: Coronary artery bypass graft, Left main coronary artery, Per cutaneous coronary intervention.
Among them, 75 per cent were coronary artery bypass (CABG) surgeries some of which were highly complicated due to multiple risk factors of the condition.
(41) This phenomenon has also been observed in adult coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) for atherosclerotic disease and is the major non-technical cause of ITA graft failure (thrombosis).
Current guidelines recommend carotid revascularization in symptomatic patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) [15].
Internal mammary artery (IMA) is one of the commonest arterial grafts used for coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG).
Caption: In coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG), a surgeon takes a blood vessel from another part of the body--often a vein from the leg--and attaches or grafts it to the heart above and below the blocked portion of the coronary artery.
Preoperative neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio and outcome from coronary artery bypass grafting.
Definitely, it's a good move taken by DGHS." Coronary artery bypass and heart valve replacement is an open heart operation, where the surgeon opens one's chest and heart to remove the damaged valve.
Belenkie, "Transittime flow predicts outcomes in coronary artery bypass graft patients: a series of 1000 consecutive arterial grafts," European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery, vol.
An OPCAB (Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass) technique is used in 90% of cases at most cardiosurgical centers of the United States and Europe.

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