Image in interventional cardiovascular medicine - Image 6

Image in Interventional Cardiovascular Medicine: what do you see?

EuroPCR 2015: an image is worth 1000 words - Image 06


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  • Giuseppe Ando 17 Nov 2016

    18/04/2015: Gross stent malapposition, likely due to undersized stent and requiring aggressive post-dilatation

  • Ahmed Khashaba 17 Nov 2016

    28/04/2015: A possible cause would be either longitudinal stent compression or stent fracture; there is complete loss of the metallic stent struts from 12 to 4 and gross malapposition from 4 to 9