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Backround: Glutathione S-Transferase P1 is an important enzyme playing role in detoxification of oxidative stress products developing in the course of inflammation. Aim: The aim of this study was to detect if Glutathione S-Transferase P1 (GSTP1) isoenzyme might be an early predictor of mortality. Methods: This prospective study examined 30 paediatric… (More)
We present a rare case of a complication of placement of a carotid artery stent represented by partial opening of a carotid Wallstent caused by displacement of its metal ring marker, which thus hindered complete expansion of the stent. An intraluminally locked carotid stent necessitated referral of the patient for urgent carotid endarterectomy. A possible… (More)
Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm is a rare complication of aneurysmectomy. We present a case of a surgically treated left ventricular pseudoaneurysm, which was diagnosed three years after coronary artery bypass grafting and left ventricular aneurysmectomy. The presenting symptoms, diagnostic evaluation, and surgical repair are described.