Successful Treatment of Coronary Artery Perforation with Hand-Made Stent Graft

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By Bahadır Şarlı
Saturday, June 09, 2012

Operator(s):
Bahadır Şarlı,MD
Erkan Demirci,MD
Ahmet Baktir, MD

Affiliation:
Kayseri Education and Research Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey

Facility:
Kayseri Education and Research Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey

History:
A 42 years old male patient was admitted with resuscitated sudden cardiac death. Electrocardiogram revealed ST segment elevation in leads II, III, and aVF.

Angiography:
LM: Normal
LAD: Severe stenosis in mid LAD
LCX: Normal
RCA: Proximal total occlusion with evidence of thrombus (Figure 1)

Procedure:
After crossing the lesion with a floppy guidewire, we implanted a 3.5x25mm ....




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