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Early postoperative angiographic assessment of radial artery grafts used for coronary artery bypass grafting
Abstract Despite a revival of interest in using the radial artery as an alternative conduit for myocardial revascularization, little angiographic documentation of early postoperative results has beenExpand
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Effect of coronary revascularization with the right gastroepiploic artery. Comparative examination of angiographic findings in the early postoperative period.
In recent years, the right gastroepiploic artery has been attracting attention as a second reliable arterial graft for clinical application. In this study we measured the postoperative graft diameterExpand
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Facial nerve neuromas: CT findings.
Although neuromas of the facial nerve are rare, they present with uniform clinical and radiological findings. Their pluridirectional tomography findings have been well described; however, theExpand
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Early postoperative angiographic assessment of radial grafts used for coronary artery bypass grafting.
UNLABELLED Despite a revival of interest in using the radial artery as an alternative conduit for myocardial revascularization, little angiographic documentation of early postoperative results hasExpand
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Venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation is effective against post-cardiotomy acute respiratory failure in adults
BackgroundAcute respiratory failure is a serious issue that occasionally occurs after weaning from cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) after heart surgery. This condition can be refractory to mechanicalExpand
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Successful Repair of Regurgitant Pentacuspid Pulmonary Valve Combined With Pulmonary Artery Aneurysm.
Pentacuspid pulmonary valve is an extremely rare congenital anomaly. A 71-year-old woman presented with dyspnea on exertion. The preoperative examination showed a large pulmonary artery aneurysm withExpand
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Off-pump suture repair of left ventricular rupture utilizing TachoComb® sheet: a case report and literature review
A 70-year-old woman was admitted to our institution with acute myocardial infarction. Coronary angiography demonstrated total occlusion of the left anterior descending artery, which was successfullyExpand
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Aberrant pancreas in Japan. Review of the literature and report of 12 surgical cases.
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[Distribution of myocardial damage in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: evaluation by exercise thallium-201 scintigraphy].
The characteristic of myocardial damage in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) was evaluated as to whether the damage is limited to the hypertrophied wall or extends throughout the entire wall. TheExpand
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Risk score system for late aortic events in patients with uncomplicated type B aortic dissection.
OBJECTIVE Several risk factors for late aortic events in patients with uncomplicated type B aortic dissection (UTBAD) have been reported; however, they remain controversial. We developed andExpand
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