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Iatrogenic Left Internal Mammary Artery to Great Cardiac Vein Anastomosis Treated With Coil Embolization

By Il Soon Jung, Jin-Ok Jeong, Song Soo Kim, Byung Seok Shin, Sung Kyun Shin, Yong Kyu Park, Seon-Ah Jin, Kye Taek Ahn and In-Whan Seong


Inadvertent left internal mammary artery (LIMA)-great cardiac vein (GCV) anastomosis is a rare complication of coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Patients with iatrogenic aortocoronary fistula (ACF) were usually treated surgical repair, percutaneous embolic occlusion with coil or balloon. We report a case of iatrogenic LIMA to GCV anastomosis successfully treated with coil embolization and protected left main coronary intervention through the percutaneous transfemoral approach

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