Right Coronary Artery Ostial Avulsion and Aortic Dissection during Right Coronary Artery Angioplasty in a Dwarf Woman, a Case Report

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Pooyan Dehghani 1 , * , Mohammad Ali Ostovan 1

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How to Cite: Dehghani P , Ostovan M A. Right Coronary Artery Ostial Avulsion and Aortic Dissection during Right Coronary Artery Angioplasty in a Dwarf Woman, a Case Report , Int Cardio Res J. 2016 ; 10(1):e10302.

ARTICLE INFORMATION

International Cardiovascular Research Journal: 10 (1); e10302
Published Online: March 01, 2016
Article Type: Case Report
Received: July 06, 2014
Accepted: March 11, 2015
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Abstract

Iatrogenic aortocoronary dissection and ostial coronary avulsion are rare and devastating complications of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI), which mandate a challenging management. Herein, we described a case of right coronary ostial avulsion in a dwarf woman with chronic total occlusion of the vessel during PCI and discussed about the results and pitfalls.

Keywords

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention,Coronary Artery Dissection,Dwarfism

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