Case Image: Conservative treatment of localized periatrial hematoma associated with functional mitral stenosis, a complication of percutaneous coronary intervention.

A 59-year-old male patient with a history of coronary bypass surgery and thoracic radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma underwent coronary angiography as a result of non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Culprit lesion with 90% stenosis at the distal segment of the right coronary artery (RCA) (Fig. A, Video 1*) could not be crossed with the floppy guidewire… CONTINUE READING