Intraoperative fluorescence imaging during surgery for coronary artery fistula.

@article{Hosono2010IntraoperativeFI,
  title={Intraoperative fluorescence imaging during surgery for coronary artery fistula.},
  author={Mitsuharu Hosono and Yasuyuki Sasaki and Masanori Sakaguchi and Shigefumi Suehiro},
  journal={Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={476-7}
}
A 45-year-old man had a history of myocardial infarction at one month prior to admission. Coronary angiography revealed a dilated fistula originating from the left anterior descending coronary artery to the pulmonary artery. Two orifices of the draining artery were closed through pulmonary arteriotomy. Ligation of the fistulous vessels was performed at… CONTINUE READING