Johann Pollak

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Translumbar puncture for access to the central arterial tree has been used for aortography and for selective coronary angiography in selected patients where conventional peripheral access is not possible. A single case report of coronary angioplasty through this access technique is available in the literature. We report a case of coronary stent placement(More)
Left superior vena cavae draining to the left atrium have traditionally been treated with surgical ligation. Advances in cardiac catheterization have made transcatheter closure a viable alternative to surgery. We report on an innovative method using a Greenfield filter and Gianturco coils for closure of a persistent left superior vena cava.
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