Structure of left pulmonary vein

Known as: Left Pulmonary Vein, left pulmonary veins 
A vein that returns oxygenated blood from the left lung to the left atrium of the heart.

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1959-2017
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Left atrial (LA) ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF) may rarely be complicated by an atrio-esophageal fistula… (More)
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2009
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2008
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2008
AIMS We examined the left lateral ridge (LLR) between the orifices of the left pulmonary veins and the left atrial appendage for… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Whether a complete Cox-maze procedure is needed to ablate permanent atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Left atrioesophageal fistula is a devastating complication of atrial fibrillation ablation. There is no standard… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND The Cox-Maze III remains the gold standard for the surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation. However, the "cut-and… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Despite extensive proximal ablation, all potentials frequently cannot be eliminated from the left pulmonary veins (PV… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Abnormal flow patterns in the left atrium in atrial fibrillation or mitral stenosis are associated with an increased… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE We describe an original radiofrequency ablation technique to treat chronic atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing… (More)
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1999
1999
Atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common of all sustained cardiac arrhythmias, is frequently resistant to antiarrhythmic drugs… (More)
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