Management of left main coronary artery stenosis: Utility of intravenous ultrasonography and multi-detector computed tomographic coronary angiography in clinical practice
Emre Yalçınkaya 1 * , Barış Bugan, Erkan Yıldırım, Yalçın Gökoğlan
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1 Gülhane Askeri Tıp Akademisi, Kardiyoloji AD., Etlik/Ankara, Turkey* Corresponding Author

Abstract

We read with great interest the article by Kaya et al1 on the management of mobile left main coronary artery (LMCA) thrombus. They used intracoronary streptokinase for thrombus and referred patient for elective cardiac surgery due to suspected signifi­cant osteal stenosis of LMCA.

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Article Type: Letter to Editor

J Clin Exp Invest, 2013, Volume 4, Issue 1, 134-135

https://doi.org/10.5799/ahinjs.01.2013.01.0252

Publication date: 14 Mar 2013

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