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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 71-74

Problem of complete ostial coverage in short left main artery


Department of Cardiology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

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Himanshu Gupta
Department of Cardiology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/jpcs.jpcs_79_19

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A 58-year-old male presented with unstable angina and strongly positive myocardial perfusion imaging. Coronary angiogram revealed significant left main (LM) and multivessel disease. He underwent LM and bifurcation percutaneous intervention by provisional side-branch strategy after heart team discussion. After LM to proximal left anterior descending stenting, left circumflex wire was recrossed followed by kissing balloon inflation (KBI). Stent boost after KBI showed fractured stent in the LM artery. Why did this complication occur and how did we manage is described in detail in this case report.


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