PMID: 8269492Nov 1, 1993Paper

Acute occlusion of a remote coronary artery complicating directional coronary atherectomy

Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis
J C Blankenship


Two cases of acute occlusion in a remote coronary artery complicating directional coronary atherectomy are reported. In neither case was there definite angiographic evidence of spasm, dissection, or embolization. Since this complication is seldom seen with coronary angioplasty, it may represent a relatively specific risk of directional atherectomy.


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