[Percutaneous transluminal septal myocardial ablation in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. A new therapeutic option].

Abstract

We here report on the PTSMA results in four HOCM patients having severe symptoms despite medical treatment and dual chamber pacing. Between two and five ml of ethanol was injected in one or two septal branches from the left coronary artery. Six months after treatment the pressure gradient across the left ventricular outflow tract was reduced between 25-80… (More)

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@article{Mogensen2000PercutaneousTS, title={[Percutaneous transluminal septal myocardial ablation in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. A new therapeutic option].}, author={Jesper Mogensen and Henrik Egeblad and Peter Steen Hansen and Henrik Kjaerulf Jensen and Leif Thuesen}, journal={Ugeskrift for laeger}, year={2000}, volume={162 10}, pages={1371-5} }