Unprotected left main bifurcation restenosis treated with a 2-stent technique

Authors

  • Marco V. Wainstein MD, ScD,

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    1. Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    • Cardiology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
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  • Rodrigo V. Wainstein MD MSc,

    1. Cardiology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    2. Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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  • Jorge P. Ribeiro MD, ScD

    1. Cardiology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    2. Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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  • Conflict of interest: Nothing to report.

DSc, FSCAI, Cardiology Division, Rua Ramiro Barcelos, 2350, Porto Alegre, RS, 90035-003, Brazil. E-mail: mvwainstein@uol.com.br

Abstract

The present case report refers to the percutaneous treatment of severe left main stem stenosis as a consequence of proliferative in-stent restenosis of left circumflex coronary with retrograde involvement. A reverse mini-crush technique with 2 stents was described. © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.

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