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Title: Successful Coronary Stent Retrieval From a Pedal Artery

Abstract

The purpose of this article is to report complications from a coronary drug-eluting stent lost in the peripheral circulation. We report the case of successful retrieval of a sirolimus coronary stent from a pedal artery in a young patient who underwent coronary angiography for previous anterior myocardial infarction. Recognition of stent embolization requires adequate removal of the device to avoid unwelcome clinical sequelae.

Authors:
;  [1]; ; ;  [2];  [1]
  1. Tor Vergata University, Department of Cardiology (Italy)
  2. Tor Vergata University, Department of Radiology (Italy)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
21094166
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology; Journal Volume: 31; Journal Issue: 3; Other Information: DOI: 10.1007/s00270-007-9151-1; Copyright (c) 2008 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
62 RADIOLOGY AND NUCLEAR MEDICINE; BIOMEDICAL RADIOGRAPHY; CORONARIES; DRUGS; EQUIPMENT; MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; PATIENTS

Citation Formats

Mariano, Enrica, E-mail: enrica_mariano@hotmail.com, Versaci, Francesco, Gandini, Roberto, Simonetti, Giovanni, Di Vito, Livio, and Romeo, Francesco. Successful Coronary Stent Retrieval From a Pedal Artery. United States: N. p., 2008. Web. doi:10.1007/S00270-007-9151-1.
Mariano, Enrica, E-mail: enrica_mariano@hotmail.com, Versaci, Francesco, Gandini, Roberto, Simonetti, Giovanni, Di Vito, Livio, & Romeo, Francesco. Successful Coronary Stent Retrieval From a Pedal Artery. United States. doi:10.1007/S00270-007-9151-1.
Mariano, Enrica, E-mail: enrica_mariano@hotmail.com, Versaci, Francesco, Gandini, Roberto, Simonetti, Giovanni, Di Vito, Livio, and Romeo, Francesco. Thu . "Successful Coronary Stent Retrieval From a Pedal Artery". United States. doi:10.1007/S00270-007-9151-1.
@article{osti_21094166,
title = {Successful Coronary Stent Retrieval From a Pedal Artery},
author = {Mariano, Enrica, E-mail: enrica_mariano@hotmail.com and Versaci, Francesco and Gandini, Roberto and Simonetti, Giovanni and Di Vito, Livio and Romeo, Francesco},
abstractNote = {The purpose of this article is to report complications from a coronary drug-eluting stent lost in the peripheral circulation. We report the case of successful retrieval of a sirolimus coronary stent from a pedal artery in a young patient who underwent coronary angiography for previous anterior myocardial infarction. Recognition of stent embolization requires adequate removal of the device to avoid unwelcome clinical sequelae.},
doi = {10.1007/S00270-007-9151-1},
journal = {Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology},
number = 3,
volume = 31,
place = {United States},
year = {Thu May 15 00:00:00 EDT 2008},
month = {Thu May 15 00:00:00 EDT 2008}
}
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