Endoscopic Ultrasound for the Detection of Left Atrial Appendage Thrombus: A Useful Technique in Patients with Transesophageal Echocardiography Contraindication

@inproceedings{MarinaBreysse2016EndoscopicUF,
  title={Endoscopic Ultrasound for the Detection of Left Atrial Appendage Thrombus: A Useful Technique in Patients with Transesophageal Echocardiography Contraindication},
  author={Manuel Marina-Breysse and Alfonso Jurado-Rom{\'a}n and Bartolom{\'e} L{\'o}pez-Viedma and Jes{\'u}s Piqueras-Flores and Mar{\'i}a Thiscal L{\'o}pez-Lluva},
  booktitle={Case reports in cardiology},
  year={2016}
}
Endoscopic ultrasound is a diagnostic and therapeutic technique used in specialized centers for patients that have undergone digestive procedures. This technique enables highly precise real-time imaging of the digestive tract wall and surrounding organs. Endoscopic ultrasound is also useful in patients with cardiovascular diseases such as atrial… CONTINUE READING