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Keywords:

  • percutaneous retrieval;
  • right heart thrombus;
  • obstruction;
  • suction cannula

Abstract

We report a novel technique for percutaneous removal of the right heart thrombi using a suction cannula. This method allowed complete en bloc removal of the right atrial thrombus avoiding surgical procedure in a high risk patient. © 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.