[The mammary-coronary anastomosis. Indications--advantages--problems].


In 25 (5.3%) of surgically treated coronary patients the mammarocoronary anastomosis was performed. A follow-up angiographic checkings made after 1 to 3.5 years proved its patency in all instances. The minimal lumen of the internal thoracic artery at the anastomosis site should be 1.5 mm. The use of the internal thoracic artery, with the appropriate… (More)


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@article{Lindenau1980TheMA, title={[The mammary-coronary anastomosis. Indications--advantages--problems].}, author={K F Lindenau and H A Warnke and Johann Bohm and Peter Romaniuk}, journal={Cor et vasa}, year={1980}, volume={22 5}, pages={305-18} }