Angiographic underestimation of coronary artery disease in a cardiac transplant donor.


There has been a great deal of attention given to the development of post-transplant arteriopathy in the cardiac transplant patient. Preexisting donor heart disease may be of equal importance in the development of allograft failure due to ischemia. The case of a 64-year-old female who received the heart of a 52-year-old female is reported. Death of the… (More)